• Irrigation Technician

    Career Pathway Certificate

    Program code: CC.IRRTECHNICIAN

    The Irrigation Technician program provides instruction for design, installation, repair, upgrade, maintenance, monitoring and programming of irrigation systems for landscapes, nurseries, golf courses, parks or agriculture. This pathway certificate is a part of both the Horticulture and Landscape Management AAS degree programs.

    Students in this program also have the opportunity to take Backflow Assembly Operations & Testing (WET-109), which prepares them to become certified as a Backflow Assembly Tester.

    PROGRAM OUTCOMES

    Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

    • design, install, maintain, troubleshoot, repair and program irrigation systems.

    CAREERS

    Career opportunities include working as an Irrigation Technician in nurseries, greenhouses, parks, golf courses, landscapes or production agriculture.

    For information contact Horticulture Department, 503-594-3292 or lorettam@clackamas.edu

    IRRIGATION TECHNICIAN CAREER PATHWAY CERTIFICATE

    WINTER TERM Credits

    HOR-231 Irrigation & Drainage Design 3

    HOR-281 Horticulture/CWE

    or HOR-280 Horticulture/CWE & HOR-282 Horticulture/CWE 6

    SPRING TERM Credits

    HOR-140 Soils 3

    HOR-240 Irrigation & Drainage Practices 3

    Credits required for certificate 15

    Information from the 2016-2017 catalog.

  • Contact our Horticulture Department

    Oregon City - 19600 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, Oregon 97045

    Email us: lorettam@clackamas.edu

    Call us: 503-594-3292