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Rain Bird Online Training:
Landscape Valve Technician

This class will introduce students to irrigation valves.  Correct selection and sizing are critical for effective and efficient irrigation operation.  Students will learn the major and internal components of valves, proper installation and operation, and the valve troubleshooting process for quick identification of common reasons for valve failure.  

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Identify all major components of an irrigation valve
  2. Explain the basic operation of a valve
  3. Properly install an irrigation valve, including valve box construction
  4. Troubleshoot common valve failures

Note:  When you register for the entire class a student manual for that course will automatically be shipped to you.  Please allow seven business days for the manual to arrive.  You may register for an individual module; however, you will not receive a student manual just for that module.

Course Modules

Landscape Valve Technician Introduction Training Module
This module will present students with an overview of the Landscape Valve Technician course.

Valve Components Training Module
This module will present students with the major components of an irrigation valve, the internal structure, and different design arrangements of the valve.

Valve Operation Training Module
This module will present students with the theory of valve operation as well as the different methods of operating an irrigation valve.

Valve Troubleshooting Training Module
This module will present students with several categories of problems that may be experienced with an installed irrigation valve and the process of finding and eliminating the failure.

Valve Installation Training Module
This module will present students with several topics that must be considered when installing an irrigation control valve.

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