Online Academy: 4 Courses Registration

Core Classes – Earthship Design Principles

  1. Thermal/Solar heating and cooling
  2. Building with natural and re-purposed materials
  3. Water Harvesting, Storage and filtration
  4. Contained Sewage Treatment
  5. Solar and Wind Electric Systems
  6. Food Production

Methodology – How Earthships Function.

  • History and Evolution of Earthships

  • Basics of Earthship Construction Techniques

  • How to read Earthship Construction drawings

  • Earthship Types

  • The Water Organization Module

  • How to build Gray and Black Water Systems

  • The Basics of Electricity

  • The Power Organizing Module

  • Building Permit and Process for Earthship Permitting

  • Earthship Finishes Options

  • Earthship Operations

  • Earthship Disaster and Poverty Relief projects

  • Sustainable Communities

  • Earthship Inspired Housing example

  • Introduction to Aquaponics

  • Staging an Earthship Build

Labs

  • Water Organisation Module

  • Electric Wiring

  • Earthship Maintenance

  • Layout Lab

  • Power Tools Safety

Hands-on Field Study preparation

  • Job Safety and Power Tools Safety

  • Vault in Earthships

  • Carpentry

  • Tours

  • Pounding Tires