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Modesto Junior College

Certificate in Irrigation Design

Irrigation Design
Certificate of Achievement: Irrigation Design
This program will prepare students for jobs in irrigation design. Training and skill development include; AutoCAD fundamentals, system hydraulics, site development and material selection. Contact the division office in the Agriculture Building for advising assistance.
     Upon satisfactory completion of this program, the student should be prepared to:
  1. Collect site data in regards to size, soil type, elevation differences, crop water needs, and water source in order to provide irrigation system recommendations.
  2. Design a sprinkler irrigation system that is consistent with industry standards.
  3. Accurately draw an irrigation system using AutoCAD software which is considered the industry standard.
To earn a Certificate of Achievement, the student must complete the following courses with a grade C or better.
Required Courses - Complete 12 Units Units
AGM 235  1  Irrigation and Drainage 3
AGM 238 NP  Irrigation System Design 3
AGEC 225 NP  Agriculture Computer Applications 3
AGM 237 NP  Irrigation Wells, Pumps, and Drive Systems 3
Total Units 12