Irrigation Technology Program
School of Irrigation
Irrigation District Program
School of Irrigation
TexasET Network
June 23, 2018
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Electrical Troubleshooting for
Irrigation Systems
Online Class

Course Costs: $195.00

This course is approved for 8 Hours Continued Education for TCEQ Landscape Irrigation Program

Course Code: 0553

This course is designed for expanding the knowledge of those
who work with
Landscape Irrigation Systems.

This is a basic electrical troubleshooting course. This course was developed by Texas AgriLIFE
Extension Service through the Biological & Agricultural Engineering Department. This course
covers the basic science of electricity and how to safely wire and troubleshoot an electrical
system supplying an irrigation system. Students will be introduced to the physical laws describing
how electricity and electrical circuits “work” and learn to use these physical laws to troubleshoot
electrical system problems. Students will learn how to select the proper size of wire for a circuit
and the proper insulation for the environment according to the National Electric Code
requirements. Other topics include electrical safety of installers and users, human response
to electricity, personal protective equipment requirements, use of protective devices, and OSHA

*NOTE* Students may only complete this course once per license period!

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Course Outline

Module 1 Electricity Basics

Module 2 Circuits

Module 3 Troubleshooting Equipment and Systems

Module 4 Electrical Safety

Module 5 Electricity Test

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