Technical Support: 979-845-2604 or agriliferegister@tamu.edu

Irrigation Troubleshooting & Performance Testing

  1/08 - 4/22
Licensed Irrigator $165.00
TNLA Member-Not TCEQ Irrigation Licensed $123.75

This eight-hour course covers how to

  • evaluate and document site conditions that influence the efficiency of landscape irrigation
  • troubleshoot irrigation system components for proper operation
  • perform routine maintenance and minor repair/adjustments of irrigation systems to improve performance
  • determine station precipitation rate
  • develop seasonal irrigation schedules that address site limitations, plant water needs and irrigation system performance

The course includes classroom instructions, laboratory exercise and demonstrations, and hands-on experience in the field by troubleshooting and performance testing an actual irrigation system.

In this course, students learn

  • a systematic approach for troubleshooting common irrigation system hardware and operation problems
  • how to determine precipitation rate using one of three methods: catch cans, flow meter, and flow measurement of individual sprinklers

Lunch Not Provided

Students should dress appropriately to be outside around sprinkler systems.

Registration Closed

Online Registration Has Closed
For more information, please contact Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Conference Services (agriliferegister@tamu.edu or 979-845-2604).

Cancellation/Refund Policy

If a cancellation becomes necessary, please send notification to agriliferegister@tamu.edu. Cancellations received no later than April 22, 2018 will receive a refund minus a $25 administrative fee.