NOTE: This breakdown does not apply to discounted courses or additional discounts offered.
Application fee $50
Certification packet fee $75
2 year membership fee $200
$1000 (before applied discounts)
To waive your Earthside Membership and the $200 membership fee, please use coupon code Non-Member2020 at checkout. You will be taken off our membership list and will not have access to any of the membership benefits. This option excludes you from any other discounts.
*Background check for
volunteer hrs. $40 (if applicable)
Food Handlers permit $30 (online)
BloodBourne Pathogen $15 (online)
Books: (approx) $100
TOTAL FOR EEOLD: $1185 (approx)
As you can see, our program is thorough and extensive. We want to make sure you have all the tools you need to succeed for your investment!!
* Background check may be required for your volunteer hours at local hospitals/hospices. Usually they will pay for it, however you may be responsible for it. Please be aware of their policies.
Certain courses* are "audit" courses:
Students who choose these classes "opt-in" to audit the class. This process helps the progression of this profession. This will subsequently require a little extra time (Approximately 15 min per class) dedicated to this audit process.