Course Locations

El Sobrante

The workshop is held at a residence in El Sobrante, CA.  

SFO is about 1 hour away.

Castle Worldwide Testing Centers

Castle delivers tests for some of the best testing programs in the world. Their mission is to provide you with a safe, secure, comfortable, and convenient testing experience.

Laytonville Ecovillage

Nestled near the small town of Laytonville in Northern California’s Mendocino County, this 10-acre site is being developed as a model eco-village.  In its infancy, there’s ample opportunity to become a co-creator in planning, building, design and execution if only for a day or two.  Using hands-on instruction students can ...
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Montgomery Woods State Reserve

The Coastal redwood favors moderate temperature with lots of moisture. They fare especially well in areas of heavy fog, where the soil rarely dries completely. The coastal redwood is the tallest tree on earth, measuring up to 378 feet in height. The Coast Redwood grows best on ...
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Online Training

play-video-buttonThe beauty of Online Training is it is available anywhere you have an Internet connection. Get signed up today & begin right away in the convenience of your home or favorite cafe.

Raven Film Center

Located at 415 Center St. in Healdsburg.  The Raven Film Center - is situated just behind 115 North Street's Raven Theater.

Redwood Valley

Solar Living Center

The Solar Living Center, home to the Solar Living Institute and the Real Goods Store, is a world-famous demonstration site for renewable energy, green building, alternative fuels, permaculture, and sustainable living technologies. The 12-acre Solar Living Center is located 90 miles north of San Francisco on Highway 101, approximately ...
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Ukiah - 201 Brush Street

From US HWY 101 :

Take North State St Exit (#551) and travel south towards downtown Ukiah.

Turn Left onto Brush St.

Look for 201 Brush St on the right.

Venue TBA...

We're working to arrange a location for this class. Stay tuned.


The Solar Living Institute is a 501 (c)(3) educational nonprofit organization offering instruction in solar training and sustainable practices.  Founded in 1998, we have been providing professional solar training and a wide array of sustainability courses for over 15 years. Our courses are taught by experienced practitioners who bring years of real world knowledge to the classroom with a focus on helping students prepare for job opportunities, start businesses, and live more sustainably.

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