Our Tiny House Workshops

We offer courses that teach you how to design and build your own tiny house with a responsible ecological footprint. You CAN build a house that will lower your costs, save energy, help you live simply and work creatively with your available resources. These workshops are geared toward all skill levels, from custom builders to those who are just beginning their tiny house research journey.

FOUNDATION COURSE: DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION

This intensive hands on workshop covers the theory and practice of good building design, taking you through practical exercises so you can start planning and designing your own tiny house.

Students are walked through the various stages of construction, the “Big 5” technical topics (orientation, thermal mass, insulation, glazing, ventilation) trailer options, floor plans, legalities, and both on-and off-grid energy and utility systems and more.

6 DAY HANDS-ON BUILD

For anyone who has taken our Design & Construction course, now it’s time to get your hands dirty with out 5 Day Build Course. In this course students are 5-day participate in a tiny house build alongside a team of seasoned builders.

Students are taught how tiny houses are built, from frame up to lock up. How to read and understand building plans. Managing a build schedule and working with sub-trades. Working safely with power tools.

This is a fun course for anyone who wants to put hammer to nail and get hands on experience of building a tiny house.

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