Irrigation Technician CC

Horticulture Department | C.P.C.C. Career Pathway Certificate of Completion | 6 months

Learn how to design, install and maintain irrigation systems for a variety of landscapes with the Irrigation Technician Certificate from Clackamas Community College.

The Irrigation Technician Certificate provides instruction for design, installation, repair, maintenance, monitoring and programming of irrigation systems for a variety of landscapes including nurseries, golf courses, parks and others. You also have the opportunity to become certified as a Backflow Assembly Tester.


For horticulture advising, please Contact April Chastain at 503-594-3292 or

Irrigation Technician CC

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Irrigation Technician Core Requirements

Complete HOR-280 or HOR-282
  • HOR-280
  • Horticulture/CWE
  • 3
  • HOR-282
  • Horticulture/CWE
  • 3
Complete the following Core Requirements
  • HOR-140
  • Soils
  • 3
  • HOR-231
  • Irrigation Design
  • 3
  • HOR-240
  • Irrigation Practices
  • 3
  • WET-109
  • Backflow Assembly Operation and Testing
  • 4
Total Credits Required: 16