TUESDAY, JANUARY 17
9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Provided by Carolinas Irrigation Association
Shawn Crawford, Rainwater Management Solution
Learn about different types of storage tanks and installation methods of rainwater cisterns; and about pumping systems for irrigation use.
Cosmo Kinsey, Amiad Filtration Systems
Learn the benefits of using irrigation filtration systems for various pump station applications, while reviewing the various levels of filtration. See how adding filtration will increase the pump station life expectancy.
Bert Wood, Rain Bird Inc.
Gain a basic understanding of how to troubleshoot irrigation decoder based systems. This class will also review the required tools needed to properly and efficiently fix today’s decoder systems.
Rick Area, Site One Landscape Supply
This class is “a must” if you are looking to start, or want to continue building, an irrigation service department. We will discuss staffing, training and required equipment, as well as efficient department operations.
Rick Capitanio, Calsense Irrigation Controls
Review proper water requirements for southern-based landscapes, with an emphasis on utilizing web based central control based systems.
Ann Rushing, North Carolina 811
Learn how to protect underground public utilities and properly work around them.
Continuing Education Credits (CEUs)
Look for these icons in the education session descriptions to ensure you can earn continuing education credits toward your state or national accreditations. Some CEUs may be pending approval.
⬤ LC Landscape Contractor License (NC) - Technical CEU
■LCB Landscape Contractor License (NC) – Business CEU
⬤ LA Landscape Architect License (NC)
⬤ IC Irrigation Contractor License (NC) – Technical Irrigation CEU
■ ICB Irrigation Contractor License (NC) – Business CEU
⬤ ISA International Society of Arboriculture - Certified Arborist
⬤ PA Pesticide Applicator License (NC)
⬤ NALP National Association of Landscape Professionals – Landscape Industry Certified
▲SAF Society of American Foresters