Turfgrass Irrigation and Drainage

Turfgrass Irrigation and Drainage

Course Number: PLS X420

3 units

The design, installation, maintenance and operation of modern irrigation and drainage systems for large turf areas. Topics include:

  • Cost
  • Quality and quantity of available water
  • Level of turf use
  • Budget considerations
  • Drainage capability
  • Irrigation equipment
  • Different pumping systems

Available Sections

Starting Sep 25


Starting Sep 25

Course Fees



James Alwine [ bio ]

close [x] James R. Alwine, B.S., Turf Science, Golf Course Superintendent, Bernardo Heights Country Club, San Diego, has more than 10 years of experience in the Turfgrass industry, maintains two blogs with over 200 articles on turfgrass management and course conditions, and manages multiple renovations, construction projects and budgets in excess of $1 million. He has extensive experience with all kinds of turf, diseases, and weather environments. Mr. Alwine was also a case study presenter at the 2016 Golf Industry Show.


Sep 25 - Nov 27, 2018

Tue. 6-9 p.m., Sept. 25-Nov. 27.


Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:




No Textbook Required.


No Prerequisites for this course

Applicable Certificates

Available Sections


Section No.: 182CPR003

Dates: Sep 25 - Nov 27, 2018

Instructor: James Alwine

Textbook: No Textbook Required

Location: Online Course

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