Green Landscape Design: Water Conservation in the Landscape (RV-11341aw)

Start Date
11/08/2017
End Date
11/08/2019
Description
Were you aware that an efficient and effective irrigation system can reduce wasted water and save money? Current technology provides easy solutions to keep irrigation systems fine-tuned and make it easy to adjust remotely. This interactive online course will focus on the tenets of water conservation in landscaping including: appropriate plant selection, irrigation planning and design principles, efficient irrigation technologies, and others. Case studies of community conservation programs and site specific approaches are also featured.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
2.0
Learning Outcomes
List eight ways to optimize water conservation when designing a landscape State the main components of a typical irrigation system and their functionList types of smart controllers and sensors that can be used to improve a typical irrigation system Identify four other ways to reduce water consumption of a landscape Discuss how improper maintenance can cause inefficiencies in the system that waste water
Instructors
Rumanda Young
Website Registration
Course Codes
RV-11341aw
Provider
RedVector.com, LLC


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