Course Description: Drip Irrigation Basics
Landscape professionals and homeowners can learn about drip and low volume irrigation, including the basics of how a typical irrigation system works, and steps to convert a traditional sprinkler zone into a drip zone. Explore the selection of low-volume emission devices and the benefits of using each in different drip irrigation applications. Covers how to reduce pressures, filtration for drip zones, sizing emitters, programming run times, and how to troubleshoot common problems. Whether you are thinking of performing your own drip retrofit or you work in the industry, this class is sure to expand your knowledge on drip irrigation and retrofitting systems. Approved for 4 hours of continuing education by the Oregon Landscape Contractor's Board (LCB).