Introduction to Irrigation and Installation

So you’re new to the irrigation industry or you have never had an opportunity to get your hands on any product, now is your chance. In this introductory course you will learn the basics of irrigation installation. Topics that will be covered: introduction to an irrigation system, product identification and terminology, basic design procedures, techniques in installation and set-up of newly installed systems.

Course Outline


Unit 1 Introduction to Class (15 min)

Unit 2 Workplace and Classroom Safety (30 min)

Unit 3 Irrigation System Hydraulics (45 min)

Unit 4 Irrigation Water Supply (30 min)

Unit 5 Backflow Prevention (30 min)

Unit 6 Irrigation Design Plans (30 min)

Unit 7 Irrigation Pipes (60 min)

Unit 8 Irrigation Valves (60 min)

Unit 9 Irrigation Emission Devices (90 min)

Unit 10 Irrigation Electrical System Components (60 min)

Unit 11 Job Site Considerations (30 min)

Learning Objectives


Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

1. Describe the principles of basic irrigation system hydraulic operation

2. Differentiate between different emission components commonly used in landscape irrigation

3. Complete a water-tight connection using common irrigation pipe types

4. Construct a complete irrigation control valve manifold assembly

5. Identify acceptable placement for each irrigation system electrical component and properly install each item.

Suggested Prerequisites


None

Location Information and Class Registration

June 17, 2024
Hollywood, FL
June 24, 2024
Fresno, CA
July 8, 2024
Pensacola, FL
July 15, 2024
Palmdale, CA
July 22, 2024
Tallahassee, FL
July 29, 2024
Phoenix, AZ
August 5, 2024
Austin, TX
August 12, 2024
Dallas, TX
August 19, 2024
San Antonio, TX
August 26, 2024
Palm Springs, CA
September 9, 2024
Bellingham, WA
September 9, 2024
Orlando, FL
September 16, 2024
Vancouver, WA
September 16, 2024
Baton Rouge, LA
September 23, 2024
Redmond, OR
September 23, 2024
Louisville, KY
September 30, 2024
Redding, CA
September 30, 2024
Cleveland, OH
October 7, 2024
Sacramento, CA
October 7, 2024
Durham, NC
October 14, 2024
Tuscaloosa, AL
October 14, 2024
Memphis, TN
October 21, 2024
Bakersfield, CA
October 21, 2024
Charleston, SC
October 28, 2024
Rock Hill, SC
October 28, 2024
Fort Myers, FL
November 4, 2024
West Palm Beach, FL
November 4, 2024
Anaheim, CA
November 11, 2024
Miami, FL
November 11, 2024
Hattisburg, MS
November 18, 2024
Atlanta, GA
November 18, 2024
San Diego, CA
December 2, 2024
December 2, 2024
Denver, CO
December 16, 2024
Lansing, MI
December 16, 2024
Long Island, NY
January 6, 2025
San Diego, CA
January 6, 2025
Tucson, AZ
January 13, 2025
Boston, MA
January 13, 2025
Anaheim, CA
January 20, 2025
Birmingham, AL
January 20, 2025
Campbell, CA
January 27, 2025
Norfolk, VA
January 27, 2025
Reno, NV
February 3, 2025
Hudson, WI
February 3, 2025
Meridian, ID
February 10, 2025
New Orleans, LA
February 10, 2025
Chicago, IL
February 24, 2025
Nashville, TN
February 24, 2025
Bakersfield, CA
March 3, 2025
Detroit, MI
March 3, 2025
Sacramento, CA
March 10, 2025
St. Louis, MO
March 10, 2025
Salt Lake City, UT
March 17, 2025
Charleston, SC
March 17, 2025
Portland, OR
March 24, 2025
Indianapolis, IN
March 24, 2025
Seattle, WA
March 31, 2025
Columbus, OH
March 31, 2025
Denver, CO
April 7, 2025
Pensacola, FL
April 7, 2025
Bozeman, MT
April 14, 2025
Savannah, GA
April 14, 2025
Wichita, KS
April 21, 2025
Durham, NC
April 21, 2025
Oklahoma City, OK
April 28, 2025
Austin, TX
April 28, 2025
Little Rock, AR
May 5, 2025
Daytona Beach, FL
May 5, 2025
Louisville, KY
May 12, 2025
Clearwater, FL
May 12, 2025
Palm Springs, CA
May 19, 2025
Hollywood, FL
May 19, 2025
Redding, CA
August 14, 2023