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Irrigation Pumps & Systems

Irrigation Pumps & Systems


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

30 August - 1 September 2022

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        $825   $1,163   $1,293  


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


Government Funding

Eligible students can apply for Government funding to study the nationally accredited qualification. Please email our office on [email protected] to confirm eligibility.

How to Enrol

  • Download and read the Terms and Conditions
  • 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.

Tuesday, 30 August 2022 to
Thursday, 01 September 2022
9:30 am
$825 - $1,293

2.00 CPD Points