Learn what tiny homes are all about! In this four day intensive course, gain the inspiration and information you need to start designing and building your very own tiny house!
Together, we’ll strategically cover the following topics:
- Basic home design for the temperate climate
- What are Tiny Homes and why go tiny
- How to design a tiny house from the trailer up
- Tiny House construction step by step
- Living system options – Waste, water, heat and power
- How to work with bylaws and building codes
This course provides insight into how exciting tiny homes are to design and build, while also grounding participants in the realities of workload and costs. Valuable tips will prevent you from making costly mistakes, and innovative ideas will inspire your build. Walk away knowing how to make YOUR tiny house a reality.
Kenton Zerbin is an inspirational speaker, teacher and consultant who helps others repair land, grow food, and build homes. As a trained educator and a certified Permaculture teacher, Kenton’s passion is to enable others to thrive in their social and physical landscape. He has spent several years studying, designing and teaching Permaculture across Australia, Canada, the U.S. and the Caribbean. He has designed multiple properties, started a Permaculture Research Institute in Barbados, and been a guest speaker for gardening groups and Governments alike. Kenton now resides and teaches in central Alberta where he lives with his wife in a tiny house that they designed and built. kzpermaculture.ca
I really genuinely loved this entire course! This is the best weekend I’ve had in a very long time. The content was fantastic, a great blend of conversation, experience, videos, technical design…. Thank you a million times over, this is the first step to some amazing changes to come for me. – Anniken R., Past Participant
This course gives you a lot of practical knowledge in a short period of time. It puts everything together in a way just internet research never could. And you meet a bunch of great people! – Dallas Meidinger, Past Participant
TUITION: $565 CDN + $15 CDN materials fee / 5 nights (meals & accommodation extra)