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Modesto Junior College

Certificate in Irrigation Construction and Installation

Irrigation Construction & Installation
Certificate of Achievement: Irrigation Construction and Installation
This program will prepare students for jobs in the irrigation construction and installation industry. Training and skill development include; piping identification and installation, equipment operation, cost estimating, and plan interpretation. Contact the division office in the Agriculture Building for advising assistance.
     Upon satisfactory completion of this program, the student should be prepared to:
  1. Perform complete irrigation system installation from the pumping system to water discharge.
  2. Develop accurate cost estimates for both irrigation components and labor costs.
  3. Operate installation equipment such as tractors, backhoes, trenchers, graders and laser levels in a safe efficient manner.
To earn a Certificate of Achievement, the student must complete the following courses with a grade C or better.
Required Courses - Complete 13 Units Units
AGM 210  NP  Agricultural Welding 3
AGM 235   1  Irrigation and Drainage 3
AGM 214  NP  Equipment Service and Safety 1
AGM 237  NP  Irrigation Wells, Pumps, and Drive Systems 3
AGM 239  NP  Irrigation System Installation and Maintenance 3