Professional Training Modules & Turf
All professional-level classes build on the instruction offered in Smartscape: A Training Program for Landscape Professionals™ by expanding the subject matter to provide a broader and/or deeper knowledge in given areas of interest. They are designed to address issues pertinent to landscape water conservation and education efforts unique to Tucson's urban Sonoran Desert community and the surrounding areas in which the program participants live and work.
TURF IRRIGATION MANAGEMENT IS A SINGLE HALF-DAY WORKSHOP (No Smartscape certificate required for Turf)
(No Smartscape certificate required for Turf)
ALL OTHERS ARE 3-PART MODULES AND PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE EARNED THEIR SMARTSCAPE CERTIFICATE (UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED)
SEATING IS LIMITED.
Please click on any class, below, then click the green REGISTER button on the page that opens up.
Categories: Additional (Professional)
The Spring Class specifically covers the hands-on catch can placement in the field, and the simple calculation of the actual in field precipitation rate. From there the students will learn how long to schedule run times on stand-alone field satellite stations for year round turf (Bermuda and Bermuda over-seeded with rye).
Participation is FREE. Seating is limited. Registration is required.
Please contact the Pima County SmartScape Program office at 520.626.5161
Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation, such as a sign language interpreter, by contacting the Pima County SmartScape Program at 520-626-5161. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation.
Location: Karsten Turfgrass Research Center
2101 E. Roger Road (Head east on Roger Rd. from Campbell Ave. Continue east past the yellow drop down gate on the left, past the fenced off field and take the dirt road to the white building on the left). Park in front of or across the street from the building. Enter through the east doors.