Our Courses Help You Get Started Ecobricking Right.
Learn the best practices, philosophy and proper ecobricking techniques from our trainers around the world.
Local Ecobrick Starter Workshops
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Our New Earth & Ecobrick Building Course
A five day, classroom and hands-on program that will train a crew of 20-30 builders in the principles and techniques of Ecobrick Earth Building.
Our network of certified ecobrick trainers are on hand to help you get started ecobricking. From packing plastic, module making, bottle building, to mobilizing entire cities — we can get help you jump start your plastic transition with our assortment of live and online courses.
Our GEA courses have been crafted over thousands of workshops to ignite plastic transition, personal responsibility, and deep plastic transition. Our workshops cover not only ecobricking best practices, but why ecobricking is important in the first place. We delve into the illusions around plastic, its disposal and recycling as well as the dangers of plastic. Participants leave ready to lead by example.
The Global Ecobrick Alliance (GEA) has a network of certified trainers around the world ready to lead a Starter Workshop in your community, school, company or organization. If we have no trainers near you, consider one of our online courses. If your community has already been ecobricking for a sustained period, you may be ready for our advanced courses– such as our Training of Trainers and Ecobrick & Earth Buidling workshops.
Full List of GEA Courses
Ecobrick Starter Workshops
Solve plastic in your community with a one day workshop that covers the fundamental science and principles of ecobricking. Learn the essential techniques of ecobrick packing and building. Together we’ll make and log an ecobrick and build a furniture module.
(PDF 500k): English / Indonesian
Cost: ~75$ + travel expenses for two GEA trainers
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Ecobrick Online Introduction
A 1.5 hour session with Russell Maier & Ani Himawati introducing the core principles of ecobricks. This interactive, and live ‘Zoom’ course, is an online version of our Ecobrick Starter Workshop. We’ll walk you through the essentials of plastic and why it is important to take care of it.
Cost: 35$ USD / 35ß
Ecobrick Online Trainer Course
An intensive, four part online course that will get you up and running as a GEA Ecobrick Trainer. Learn the principles and techniques behind ecobricking, how to build, and how to share ecobricks. Learn through Zoom sessions with one of our veteran trainers, guided readings and hands-on work. Receive GEA Trainer certification and join our network of passionate ecobrickers around the world
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Ecobrick Online Trainer Course v.1.0.0 ENG (PDF 5MBs)
Cost: 175$ USD
Ecobrick Training of Trainer Program
Solve plastic in your region through community empowerment & the raising of ecological consciousness. This three day, in-depth program for 30-50 ecoleaders will ignite a viral dissemination of plastic transformation in your network and region. Participants receive GEA certification and are fully equipped to disseminate ecobricks through your network.
Indonesian Package Cost: 2,500,000 IDR
International Package Cost: 3500$ USD
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Earth and Ecobrick Building Training of Trainer Program
A five day, classroom and hands-on program that will train a crew of 20-30 builders in the principles and techniques of Ecobrick Earth Building. With the oversight of a veteran GEA Earth Builder, this workshop will see the design, start and finish of a green space ecobrick building project for your organization. Upon successful completion of the program, participants will be GEA certified to lead Earth & Ecobrick builds and workshops on their own.
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These lectures are intended for academic lectures or community presentations to decision makers on the phenomenon of ecobricks. There is no hands-on practice involved. Often these presentations are a good precursor to Starter Workshops or ToT’s the following day.
Cost 200$ USD
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