9:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Provided by Carolinas Irrigation Association

ceu_lcb_greensqceu_icb_bluesqceu_nalp_redRainwater Harvesting Systems

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.

ceu_lcb_greensqceu_icb_bluesqceu_nalp_redIrrigation Pump Filtration Systems

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.

ceu_lcb_greensqceu_icb_bluesqceu_nalp_redTwo Wire Troubleshooting

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.

ceu_lcb_greensqceu_icb_bluesqceu_nalp_redBuilding Your Irrigation Service Department

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.

ceu_lcb_greensqceu_icb_bluesqceu_nalp_redSoutheastern Landscape Water Management Practice

Rick Capitanio, Calsense Irrigation Controls

Review proper water requirements for southern-based landscapes, with an emphasis on utilizing web based central control based systems.

ceu_lcb_greensqceu_icb_bluesqceu_nalp_redFive Steps to Digging Safely

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