To educate the general public as well as recycling coordinators of the benefits of backyard composting. The environmental benefits as well as the monetary benefits of backyard composting will be discussed. The course is broken into seven individual units as well as an introduction and conclusion. Throughout the course the student is asked to answer questions and perform interactions to reinforce what is being learned. Online courses are set up so there are audio as well as visual learning procedures. Those interested in reducing municipal solid waste by removing compostable/organic materials from the solid waste stream.