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Virtual Pilot Master Composter Certificate Course

Tuesday, January 11; Friday, January 14

2 – 3:30 p.m.

After two years of being suspended, the NYC Compost Project Master Composter Certificate Course is back! The course is an advanced compost education and outreach program designed to build a citywide network of educators, advocates, and community composters to support NYC Department of Sanitation composting initiatives.

We are hosting two virtual workshops in January to pilot the course, one of which can count towards your certificate!

Course 1:
Soil & Decomposition Science
Tuesday, January 11; 2:00–3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Course 2:
Friday, January 14; 2:00–3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

To register, email us at To receive the zoom link, please let us know which workshop you would like to attend and if you are interested in receiving a Master Composter Certificate.

Please note, these are virtual pilot courses in order to test the final Master Composter Course. At the end of the course, we will ask you to please submit your feedback via a survey