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Irrigation Pumps & Systems - Virtual

Irrigation Pumps & Systems - Virtual


This course is designed to provide candidates the knowledge and skills to operate and maintain irrigation pumping systems and install, test and maintain pumping systems to a national standard. The course requires candidates to analyse information and exercise judgement to complete a range of activities that will demonstrate their skill and knowledge with irrigation pumping systems.

Learning Outcomes

  • The ability to determine system types & requirements
  • Knowledge of different types of irrigation systems
  • An understanding of pump curves, selection, and installation
  • Knowledge of how to maintain and test irrigation pumps
  • Knowledge of how to install and commission irrigation pumps
  • Hydraulics of irrigation systems including friction calculations

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for anyone looking to be involved in irrigation installation, a field of work that is always in high-demand.

Units of Competency

  • AHCIRG438 Select and manage pumping systems for irrigation

How to study

Mode of Delivery

The Course will be delivered via Virtual Classroom.

Students will required to undertake post-course assessments.

Course Program & Duration

The Course is delivered over 3 half day Virtual Sessions from 9:30am - 1:30pm AEST (Brisbane Time).

Course Schedule

29 - 31 January 2024

8:30am - 1:30pm AEST (Brisbane Time)

Entry Requirements

Students will be required to successfully complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy Assessment at Certificate III level.

Students will require access to two (2) irrigation pump units to complete the post-course assessments.

Students require Basic computer knowledge and skills in order to download course materials and complete online Post-Course Assessments. 

Course Fees

         Company Member              Individual Member              Non-Member  
Full Course        $895   $1,074   $1,184.40  


Cancellation Refund Policy

  • Cancellations received more than ten days in advance of the commencement of the training course will be subject to a 10% administration fee of the course fee paid, unless the student is able to transfer to a future course, in which case no penalty will be applied
  • Cancellations received between 5 and 10 working days before commencement of the course may forfeit 50% of the course fee
  • Cancellations within 5 working days of the commencement of the course may forfeit 100% of the course fee, unless the student is able to transfer to a future course, in which case a 10% penalty may apply
  • By prior arrangement substitution of a student may be acceptable without incurring additional costs and must be approved by Irrigation Australia Training before commencement of the course
  • Non-attendance without notice will result in the full course fee being charged


How to Enrol

  • Download and read the Irrigation Australia Student Handbook
  • Click on the 'Register Now' button
  • Complete the online enrolment form that you will receive after you register
  • Ensure payment is made seven (7) days prior to course commencement
  • Resources will be made available to download after the online enrolment form is completed

Note:   If registrations have closed, please contact our office T. (07) 3517 4000 and speak to a member of our training team regarding enrolment under special consideration.

Monday, 29 January 2024 to
Wednesday, 31 January 2024
9:30 am
Company Member $895, Individual Member $1,074, or Non-Member $1,184.40

2.00 CPD Points