EdVenture offers continuing education, career training and professional development courses in a wide range of topics including Food Innovation, Computers and Technology, Business, Languages, Hawaiian Culture, Art, College for Kids, Agriculture and Energy through the Sustainable Living Institute of Maui. No matter where you are in life, EdVenture is your source for lifelong learning on Maui.

How To Register

The 3 ways to register are:

  1. Register online at: http://ce.uhcc.hawaii.edu/search/publicCourseAdvancedSearch.do?method=load
    Select Advanced Search Options +
    Select Location: Maui College & Pay online using your credit card.
  2. Or write a check payable to University of Hawai’i and send to: UHMC – EdVenture 310 W. Ka’ahumanu Ave. Kahului, HI 96732 Include course name, course number, total cost, your address, phone number and driver’s license number.
  3. Register in person with a check or credit card: Mon-Fri 8am – 4pm (Closed State and Federal Holidays)

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Aquaponics Foundations

are an introduction to the applied knowledge and science-based system designed of aquaponics food production. Learning takes place the indoor and outdoor Kahului campus classrooms and inside 5,000sf controlled environment greenhouse — it includes guest speakers and arranged tours to local aquaponic growers.

The non-credit accelerated courses are problem-based training modules designed for trainees to attained standardized protocols and procedures in developing a science-based working knowledge and understanding of the “do’s and don’ts” of sustainable aquaponics food production.

The novice and intermediate introductory module courses are based on industry-recognized standards and methods in commercial aquaponics transferable to backyard systems. The course includes attaining competencies in industry standard operating procedures (SOPs) in fish, plants health maintenance, water quality surveillance, systems metrics, beneficial microbial processes, data collection and documentation, FDA food safety practices, biosecurity guidelines which are all indispensible for daily operations and maintenance of soilless food production — large or small. Affordable Aquapono ® Microsystems are available for purchase for home use during the course.

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Keiki Farmers Camp for the Holidays

Keiki’s Love Farming Too! Keiki Farmers Camp opens children’s eyes to the wonders and possibilities in the world of science and their own potential. Using keiki-friendly educational aquaponics growing systems and a community organic garden as a means for learning and understanding the sciences and skills involved in growing food in water, and in organic soil gardens.


Sessions are a recruiting Children ages 6-13.

What to Bring to Kids’ Camp Big lunch (snack is provided) sunscreen sunglasses hat water bottle work/play clothes towel closed toe shoes (no sandals!) Reserve Your Camp Session 1 (4 Days), & Session 2 (5 Days)

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