The short answer is no you will not be able to build your own Earthship once you finish the Academy. However, this really depends on your skill level going into the Academy. There are many components that go into the construction of an Earthship including plumbing, electrical, carpentry, masonry, etc. You will learn the basics
We do allow voice recordings of the classes, video recording is prohibited.
You are expected to be in the classroom or on the job site before 9:00a.m. Classes and work start at 9:00.
Michael Reynolds does teach classes for many of our Academy sessions; however, we have clients all over the world and Michael may be traveling during your specific session. There are many other very skilled instructors that have been a part of the Earthship movement for numerous years. If you wish to have a special consultation
We are unable to allow students to stay after their session in our student housing. We have a new group Academy students or Interns coming each month.
Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate you before 10:00a.m. on the first day of your session. We recommend you contact the Abominable Snow Mansion at (575)776-8298.
Tuition is expected to be paid in full before the first day of your Academy session. Unfortunately, we have a no refund policy but you can use your credit for up to two years, on any program or product.
We offer field study opportunities 2-3 times a year. Keep an eye out in your e-mail or on our website for the most up to date information.
The majority of our beds are twin sized.
Each situation is different; however, we are willing to make reasonable accommodations for families. Please contact us to discuss your circumstances.