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Drip Irrigation Design (2018)


  • December Session
    December 19, 2018 - December 20, 2018
    8:30 am

Time Allotted Section Number TOPIC 10 min 1 Course Objective 20 min 2 Video – The Key to Effective Water Mgmt. 30 min 3 Review of Local Landscape & Irrigation Ordinances 30 min 4 Terminology used in Drip Irrigation 10 min 5 Brief History of Drip Irrigation 15 min BREAK 20 min 6 Pros and Continue reading

Landscape Irrigator Licensing Course (2019)


  • January Session
    January 7, 2019 - January 11, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • February Session
    February 4, 2019 - February 8, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • March Session
    March 11, 2019 - March 15, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • April Session
    April 8, 2019 - April 12, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • May Session
    May 13, 2019 - May 17, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • June Session
    June 17, 2019 - June 21, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • July Session
    July 15, 2019 - July 19, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • August Session
    August 12, 2019 - August 16, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • September Session
    September 9, 2019 - September 13, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • October Session
    October 7, 2019 - October 11, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • November Session
    November 11, 2019 - November 15, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • December Session
    December 9, 2019 - December 13, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Course Outline: I. Irrigation Overview 2 hrs Definition of Irrigation Methods of Irrigation History of Irrigation Terminology/definitions About the Exam II. Irrigation Equipment 1.5 hrs Types of Sprinklers Types of Systems Controllers Electric Valves Hydraulic Valves Remote Sensors – Moisture & Freeze Protection Pumps Source Water & Filtration III. Cross Connection Control 1.5 hrs Video Continue reading

Drip Irrigation Design (2019)


  • January Session
    January 15, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • February Session
    February 12, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • March Session
    March 19, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • April Session
    April 16, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • May Session
    May 21, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • June Session
    June 25, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • July Session
    July 23, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • August Session
    August 20, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • September Session
    September 17, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • October Session
    October 15, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • November Session
    November 19, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • December Session
    December 17, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Time Allotted Section Number TOPIC 10 min 1 Course Objective 20 min 2 Video – The Key to Effective Water Mgmt. 30 min 3 Review of Local Landscape & Irrigation Ordinances 30 min 4 Terminology used in Drip Irrigation 10 min 5 Brief History of Drip Irrigation 15 min BREAK 20 min 6 Pros and Continue reading

Estimating and Bidding Profitably (2019)


  • January Session
    January 17, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • February Session
    February 14, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • March Session
    March 21, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • April Session
    April 18, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • May Session
    May 23, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • June Session
    June 27, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • July Session
    July 25, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • August Session
    August 22, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • September Session
    September 19, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • October Session
    October 17, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • November Session
    November 21, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • December Session
    December 19, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Course Outline: Morning Session Intro to Estimating & Bidding Qualify the bid – when to bid/when to decline Pricing methods and terminology Step-by step bidding process Material takeoff Labor calculation Overhead calculation General conditions Calculate job cost Establish price Afternoon Session Bidding Process (cont’d) The written proposal Presenting the bid Value added selling Meet your Continue reading

Hydraulics & Design Review (2019)


  • January Session
    January 30, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • February Session
    February 27, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • April Session
    April 3, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • May Session
    May 1, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • June Session
    June 5, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • July Session
    July 10, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • August Session
    August 7, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • September Session
    September 4, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • October Session
    October 1, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • December Session
    December 4, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Everyone needs this review after waiting so long to get approved for the exam. Course Outline: Review friction loss charts How to calculate effects of elevation change on pressure Calculate Design Pressure for the system Calculate actual Head Pressure Calculate the effects of excess head pressure Design a drip system Design a spray system Calculate Continue reading