ARCSA’s Design and Construction Workshop is a requirement for the “Rainwater Harvesting Master” (RWHM) designation. Individuals seeking “Accredited Professional” (AP) designation are also encouraged to attend but it is not a requirement to be an AP. The workshop is open to all individuals interested in improving their design and construction skills.The 2-3 day workshop will assist designers and construction workers in installing safe, effective and efficient rainwater collection systems that meet the goals and needs of the client. Instruction is mostly in the field, with minimal classroom time.
The course outline includes:
- Design and site plans, bids and contracts
- Calculating size, friction and volume needed to achieve goals
- Constructing an effective above ground systems as a team - from the gutter through the tank and pump for the desired usage
- System components including downspouts, wet and dry systems, air-gap, back flow prevention, first flush, calming inlet, adding make-up water, connections and pumpsSystems constructed for outdoor and indoor non-potable uses
Presented by an ARCSA approved instructor
Cost: $395Click here for the Event Calendar including a complete schedule of workshops.
ARCSA Cancellation Policy
Cancellation requests received two weeks prior to the start of an event will receive a full refund less a $50 processing fee. In lieu of cancelling, you may choose to substitute another person for your registration for a $10 processing fee.
ARCSA reserves the right to make changes to event programs and speakers and/or to cancel events due to circumstances beyond its control. Every effort will be made to contact each enrollee if an event is cancelled. ARCSA's liability for a cancelled event is limited to the refund of the program fee only or substitution/enrollment in another ARCSA workshop. By registering for an event, the registrant signifies his or her acceptance of this policy.