Students learn the fundamentals of electrical and irrigation systems related to agricultural equipment and facilities. Electrical topics discussed include safety precautions, Ohm's law, generators, batteries, electric motors, water heaters, overcurrent protection, conductor sizing, and national electrical code requirements. Irrigation topics include an introduction to irrigation systems which includes the study of systems design, pump selection and repair, safety controls, power units, power requirements, power distribution, and basic electrical concepts of irrigation systems.
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