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Irrigation CAD Workshop

  11/26 - 5/12
Workshop $295.00

Location:  Texas A&M University, 217 Scoates Hall (click here to see map)

This course will provide a review of the irrigation system design process and complete instruction on the use of CAD (computer aided design) software for irrigation system design. The features and capabilities of commercial irrigation computer aided design software will be presented. Students will gain a functional knowledge of CAD software, and be able to use the software to design an irrigation system for a typical, large residence.

Topics of the class include:

  • the menu system of CAD software
  • use of the sprinkler database for selecting and locating heads
  • completing and importing site drawings
  • assigning zones
  • manual and automatic pipe sizing
  • hydraulic calculations
  • producing material and cost estimates

WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE
The Irrigation CAD course is essential for anyone responsible for designing or installing irrigation systems on urban landscapes such as residential lawns, sports fields, parks, commercial properties and golf courses.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
The TCEQ has approved the offered course for 16 hours of continuing education credits for Licensed Irrigators, Technicians and Inspectors.

WHAT TO BRING
Students should bring materials for taking notes. While not necessary, students are welcome to bring lap top computers for use in this class.

Lunch is not provided.

PARKING
Attendees are to park in the Central Campus Parking Garage. Bring parking ticket to class to be validated.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

If a cancellation becomes necessary, please send notification to agriliferegister@tamu.edu. Cancellations received no later than May 12, 2019 will receive a $270 refund.