Irrigation Pumps & Systems

Irrigation Pumps & Systems

  • Full Time
  • 2 Days
  • Australia

A two-day course designed to cover the process of operating and maintaining irrigation pumping systems and defines the standard required to select pumps and pumping equipment to meet design requirements, install and test pumps, develop procedures to maintain pumping systems, commission and test the pumping system, and carry out troubleshooting.


WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR

This course is designed for anyone involved in irrigation installation, including site managers and managers of irrigation systems.


LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Determining system requirements 
  • Types of irrigation systems 
  • Irrigation and pumping system requirements 
  • Hydraulics of irrigation systems including friction calculations 
  • Understanding pump curves 
  • Cavitation and NPSH 
  • Pump selection 
  • Control and protection systems 
  • Installation and commissioning of irrigation pumps 
  • Maintenance and troubleshooting of irrigation pumps 
  • Testing pump performance 

COMPETENCIES

Upon successful completion of the course, and associated workbooks after the course, participants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for the nationally recognised competency

  • AHCIRG410 – Select and Manage Pumping Systems for Irrigation.

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ABOUT IRRIGATION AUSTRALIA

Australia’s peak national organisation representing the Australian irrigation industry in all sectors from water users, consultants, designers and installers through to educational institutions, government, manufacturers and retailers.

 

IAL is also the Australian representative body of the International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID). Irrigation Australia is a member-based not-for-profit, organisation with its national office in Brisbane Australia.

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