Introduction to Irrigation | Agriculture

2 Half Days

Delivery

Nil

Entry Requirements

Virtual

Study mode

2 Days

Duration

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Overview

Over 54% of the water consumption in Australia is used in agriculture and with the increasing scarcity of water, the industry has to find way to improve water efficiency. This course is designed to provide candidates with the knowledge to contribute. This course involves face to face education about how irrigation is the backbone of the agricultural industry and everything that entails.

Learning outcomes

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for anyone who is interested in becoming an irrigation professional within the agriculture industry. This field of work is not only incredibly important in our industry, but incredibly important in our society and is forever expanding with job opportunities.

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Course Topics

  • Irrigation industry segments
  • Water sources
  • Major irrigation industries
  • Soil/plant/water relationships
  • Whole farm land and water plans
  • Physical water accounting
  • Irrigation efficiency and standards
  • Management of water supply as it relates to irrigation
  • Research and development

How to Study & Courses

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: There are no entry requirements for this course

COURSE PROGRAM & DURATION: This course is delivered over 3 half day virtual classroom sessions 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM AEST (Brisbane Time)

MODE OF DELIVERY: Virtual Classroom

RESOURCES: Resources will be posted to the student prior to the course

TO COMPLETE YOUR ONLINE TRAINING YOU NEED ACCESS TO:

  • Zoom – use one of the links above to open the Zoom website. You will be required to download the program and register an Account (you will be required to create an account to access our sessions). This will take you roughly 5 minutes to do.
  • Two (2) monitor screens (one for Zoom, one for IRRCAD)
  • Access to a printer or scanner to submit completed assessments (consider downloading a scanner app on your phone)
  • Web Browser: Windows 7 or above to access webinar technology and latest and previous versions of Internet Explorer, Firefox, or Chrome
  • Webcam and/or headset for joining the virtual classroom
  • Plug-ins: Adobe Flash Player 9 is required
  • Network connection: Minimum 512 kbps connection is required
  • Firewall: If you have a firewall or a domain filtering program, access to the domains listed below needs to be granted

Require assistance? Contact Irrigation Australia on 07 3517 4000

Payment options

Upfront Payment

This is the full payment covering the course delivery.

Members rate: $825
Non-Members rate: $1,293

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