Course Locations

Castle Worldwide Testing Centers

Castle delivers tests for some of the best testing programs in the world. Their mission is to provide you with a safe, secure, comfortable, and convenient testing experience.

Laytonville Ecovillage

Nestled near the small town of Laytonville in Northern California’s Mendocino County, this 10-acre site is being developed as a model eco-village.  In its infancy, there’s ample opportunity to become a co-creator in planning, building, design and execution if only for a day or two.  Using hands-on instruction students can ...
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Mendocino College

Online Training

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Solar Living Center

The Solar Living Center, home to the Solar Living Institute and the Real Goods Store, is a world-famous demonstration site for renewable energy, green building, alternative fuels, permaculture, and sustainable living technologies. The 12-acre Solar Living Center is located 90 miles north of San Francisco on Highway 101, approximately ...
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Switch Labs

The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls


The Solar Living Institute is a 501 (c)(3) educational nonprofit organization offering instruction in solar training and sustainable practices.  Founded in 1998, we have been providing professional solar training and a wide array of sustainability courses for 20 years. Our courses are taught by experienced practitioners who bring years of real world knowledge to the classroom with a focus on helping students prepare for job opportunities, start businesses, and live more sustainably.

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