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Landscape Irrigator Licensing Course (2019)


  • August Session
    August 19, 2019 - August 23, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • September Session
    September 9, 2019 - September 13, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • October Session
    October 14, 2019 - October 18, 2019
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • November Session
    November 18, 2019 - November 22, 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)


  • September Session
    September 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)


  • September Session
    September 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