The San Diego Sustainable Living Institute offers hands-on training
to guide San Diego into an abundant green future: one home, one neighborhood, one community at a time.
Courses & Workshops
Permaculture Business & Leadership: 3 Lessons on Maximizing Impact and Action Whether you are on your path or just getting started on your business or project, join us in this 2-hour collaborative workshop with like-minded community change-makers. Learn skills and get tools on how to make an impact, spread your message, and thrive in our changing world!
This workshop will consist of short presentations mixed with Solo and Collaborative Exercises, followed by...
FLOW: Water Harvesting Walking Tour, Pacific Beach Join us for the casual stroll around a Pacific Beach neighborhood where we will visit 3 homes that exemplify simple, cost effective solutions to create BIG water savings. Strategies range from visible passive rainwater earthworks, to over 2800 gallons of rainwater storage, to laundry greywater, and even AC condensate harvesting! You'll see a range of landscapes including edible and native...
Permaculture Design Course- Spring 2017 Full 12 Day Certificate Course
April 22-23, 29-30 May 6-7, 27-28 June 10-11, 24-25
Class Meets Throughout San Diego County
“Life Changer!” That is what we often hear from the folks that come through our 12 day, weekend based Permaculture Design Course. This high value course transforms people into ecological citizens and provides them...
In the News
News 8 discusses the San Diego City Council's decision to lower permit requirements for greywater systems. Read the story here.