Solar Shelter Courses
Solar Nova Scotia offers practical courses on designing and building Solar Homes and Additions. This is a Passive Solar Home Design Course for the general public and, for those in design and construction. The instructor is a 40 year experienced solar designer-builder, Don Roscoe.
- SOLAR BASICS for electricity, for active thermal hot water and hot air, and for passive solar
- CLIMATE CONTROL for comfort and health, energy and the environment
- SITE DESIGNING, working with nature, creating microclimates and integrating the shelter
- SHELTER DESIGNING, bringing you, your needs and your site together
- MAKING IT HAPPEN, costing, controlling costs, contracting and doing it yourself
This is offered as a six evening course in Halifax, Chester or Bridgewater; Spring, Winter & Fall. With demand,
locally organized weekend versions may be offered in other locations. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bridgewater / Chester
at Bridgewater High School (541-4367) or Chester, Forest Heights High (275-2712).
COURSES Tuesdays 6:45-9:45PM October 24 > November 23.
at Nova Scotia Institute of Technology, Leeds St., Halifax., Thursdays 7-10: October 19 > November 23
Information at SolarNS.ca Registration at 852-4758 / email@example.com
The fee: $80 students, $90 single, $150 couples; with handouts. Optional textbooks($15/$25/$40)