Sustainable Resources Center, Inc.
1081 Tenth Avenue S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55414

612-870-4255 | fax 612-870-0729

   

TRAINING CALENDAR

To register for an upcoming course listed below, please call Justine Baumann at 612-813-5525. Registrations will be processed in the order in which they were received.

Lead Safe Work Practices Class

Location: 1081 Tenth Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414

Description: Intended for any homeowners or renters living in pre-1978 homes, this course includes step by step instructions and hands on exercises for working lead safe. It meets the training requirements for participants in the grant programs of Minneapolis and Hennepin County, or for those who have work orders on their homes. It is based on an EPA and National Center for Healthy Housing curriculum. Class fee is $125, but there is no charge for grant participants.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are a landlord who plans to work in a tenant's unit (built before 1978), or contractor working on homes built before 1978, you need to attend the Renovatation, Repair and Paiting (RRP) course certified by the EPA. Find a list of RRP classes. 

Available Class Dates: 

Friday, October 20th, 2017 9-12pm (English)

Friday, October 27th, 2017 9-12pm (Spanish)

Saturday, November 4th, 2017 9-12pm (English)

Friday, November 17th, 2017 9-12pm (English)

 

Para inscribirse en el curso de espaƱol, llame Rachelle:(612) 872-3282

 

Essentials for Healthy Homes Practioners Course

Location: 1081 Tenth Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414

Description: This training complements hazard-specific training in lead-based paint, radon, mold, pests, and asbestos.  It identifies root causes of health problems in a home and links them to seven principles of healthy housing, keep homes: dry, clean, pest-free, ventilated, safe, contaminant-free; and maintained.  Course participants will have a better understanding of how to collaborate to make healthy homes a reality in their communities. 

Available Class Dates: 

No class dates at this time

 

Workshops:

To register for an upcoming workshop listed below, please contact Lauren Kvasnicka at 612-870-4255. Registrations will be processed in the order in which they were received.

 

A Matter of Balance Workshop

 

Description: A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. It consists of eight two hour classes where participants learn to view falls as controllable, set goals for increasing activity, make changes to reduce fall risks at home, and exercise to increase strength and balance.  

 

Available Class Dates: 

Mondays: 9:30am-11:30am through September 18, 2017 (no session September 4) 
Where: MN Karate and Fitness- 1085 10th Ave SE, Minneapolis, Mn 55414
 
Wednesdays: 9:30am-11:30am August 16 through October 4, 2017
Where: CEAP- 7051 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Center, Mn 55429
 
Mondays: 9:30am-11:30am October 2 through Nobember 20, 2017
Where: Logan Park- 690 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413
 
 

Tai Ji Quan

 

Description: Tai Ji Quan is an evidence-based fall prevention and balance training program for older adults. Sessions are two times a week for twelve weeks. Participants will earn and practice 8 forms of Yang style Tai Chi adapted for fall prevention to improve flexibility, strength, and balance.

 

Available Class Dates: 

Tuesdays and Thursdays: 1:30pm-2:30pm September 12 through December 7, 2017 (No sessions Nov 21 and 23)
Where: CEAP- 7051 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Center, MN 55429