An engaging, activity-based course that provides you with all the information you need to design your own rain garden.

Topics include:

  • Basic Hydrology
  • How to identify property-level stormwater sources and pathways
  • How to direct and manage stormwater into the landscape
  • Soil infiltration testing
  • Introduction to Rain Gardens
  • Rain Garden Sizing and Placement
  • Choosing Appropriate Rain Garden Plants


Hi, I’m Emily Amon


Water Programs Lead for Green Communities Canada, and current Course Administrator of the RAIN Garden Master Class. I have been a certified Rain Garden Designer since 2015, and have assisted with a number of Rain Garden projects in the Peterborough Kawartha Lakes, and Haliburton regions. I am passionate about low-impact solutions to stormwater management concerns, and the many benefits of utilizing native plants! If you ever have questions throughout the course, feel free to email me: [email protected]

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