2020 Vermont Master Composter Course

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 6:00pm to Friday, November 13, 2020 - 7:00pm

100% Live Online-Topics Include:

Soil Ecology, Compost Biology, Recipe Design, Disease Control, Site and Container Selection, Vermont Compost Policy, Managing the Compost Process, Troubleshooting, Worm Composting, Winter Composting, Dealing with Critters, Community Composting, Volunteering & Outreach

Online Course: September 11-Nov. 13

Pre-recorded lectures to watch at your own pace, optional live Q&A sessions on Zoom Thursdays 6-7 pm, course manual included, three track options available, (volunteering, course only, self-paced), one in-person session on community composting

Registration Deadlines:

Track 1 – September 11 (volunteer certification)
Track 2 – September 18 (course only)
Track 3 – No deadline (self-paced)

Fee: $50 In state, $150 out of state

More info & to register: go.uvm.edu/vtmastercompostercourse

Please carefully review the Course Syllabus prior to registering.

Anyone requiring a disability-related accommodation to participate should contact Beret Halverson @ [email protected] or 802-656-1777 prior to August 24, 2020.


Online Course


63 Carrigan Dr.
Burlington, VT 05405
United States


$50-VT Residents, $150-Out of State Residents

Contact Name:

Lisa Chouinard