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Permitting of Alternative Water for Irrigation

  5/15 - 7/28
Workshop $165.00

Location:  Texas A&M University, 317 Scoates Hall (click here to see map)

This one-day, 8-hour course is designed for Engineers and Licensed Irrigation Professionals who design, install, maintain and manage landscape irrigation systems utilizing reclaimed water originating from wastewater treatment facilities. Instruction will include 1) an overview of water reclamation in Texas including current and future project and specific issues pertaining to irrigation management, 2) existing guidelines, laws and regulations that govern use of reclaimed water, 3) source water quality and the effects of elevated constituent levels on plants and soils, and 4) how to complete a site water balance that meets Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) application requirements.  These topics will be taught in a classroom setting with lecture and problem set worksheets.

Course is approved by TCEQ for 8 CEU's for Licensed Landscape Irrigators, Technicians and Inspectors. Additionally Texas Registered Professional Engineers can receive 8 Professional Development Hours.

Lunch is not provided. Students should bring appropriate materials for taking notes in the class. A calculator may be needed.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

If a cancellation becomes necessary, please send notification to agriliferegister@tamu.edu. Cancellations received no later than July 28, 2019 will receive a $140 refund.