Principles of Irrigation Class, 8 am to 5 pm, Temple View Room, Shilo Inn, 780 Lindsay Blvd., Idaho Falls, Idaho. There is a fee for this Irrigation Association two-day class. Registration form is below. Questions: Call Corinne Butler, Irrigation Association, at 703.536.7080 or email: email@example.com. IIEA Members can pay the IA Member price for the class if you write on the form you are an IIEA Member. Email registration form to firstname.lastname@example.org. Clare Prestwich has been lined up to be the instructor.
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Principles of Irrigation Class day two. Temple View Room, Shilo Inn, 780 Lindsay Blvd., Idaho Falls, Idaho.
Keefer’s Island at Shilo Inn, 780 Lindsay Blvd., Idaho Falls, Idaho
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Technical Training, Business Classes and NRCS Technical Service Provider training for IIEA Members. This is a great opportunity for members of the IIEA to learn something new or take a refresher course. The NRCS TSP Service Provider class is open to everyone. Lunch is provided by Idaho Power Company. Please register with Tondee Clark at email@example.com or call (208) 377-8188.
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Booth Setup & Registration – Setup your booths. Bring door prize items during registration time. Fill out description slips for each item. Pick up your packets.
5 p.m. – Pinewood Derby Car Weigh-In
6 p.m. – IIEA Annual Membership Meeting,
Banquet, Elections and IIEA Pinewood Derby
7:00 a.m. – IIEA Past President’s Breakfast, (Invitation Only) – Shilo Inn Lounge
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Trade Show Open to Public, Keefer’s Island at Shilo Inn
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Turf & Agricultural Irrigation Classes Sponsored by University of Idaho & IIEA Members
12 Noon – Board Meeting – VIP Room
4:30 p.m. – Booth Take Down
8 am – 12 noon: Irrigation Association Exam Opportunity. Exam Site: Idaho Power Company, 420 West Bridge St., Blackfoot. You must sign-up and pay fees with the Irrigation Association. Call Corinne Butler at 703.536.7080 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. IIEA Members can pay the IA Member price for exam. Register by December 10th if you want to take any exam. The exam will be proctored by Daniel Moore, Idaho Power Company.
POI Jan 2018 Flyer final
IIEA Members will receive Irrigation Association Member pricing for the Principles of Irrigation class offered on January 8-9, 2018 if they fill out the form and write on the form that they are IIEA Members. Email the form to email@example.com. If your company is already an IA member you may register online.
Register to take an IA Exam on January 12, 2018 at Idaho Power Company in Blackfoot, Idaho. If you are an IA Member you can register online. If your company is not an IA Member, as an IIEA Member you can receive IA Member pricing this year. Please fill out the form and then write on it “IIEA Member”. Then email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions: Call Corinne Butler, Irrigation Association, at 703.536.7080 or email: email@example.com. www.irrigation.org
Download the Idaho Irrigation Equipment Show & Conference Member Packet. 2018 Idaho Irrigation Equipment Show & Conference Member Packet
To pay for a booth, you can mail a check to Idaho Irrigation Equipment Association, PO Box 190483, Boise, ID 83719-0483. If you use PayPal, extra fees will apply. Press the arrow to see your booth options. 2018 IIEA Membership Dues and two banquet tickets are included in the Option A booth price. If you are not buying a booth, you can still pay for your 2018 IIEA Membership Dues by scrolling down to the dues only option.
Technical Training – Pocatello Room
9:00 – 9:55 am | Electrical Safety – Doug Hill, Idaho Power Company. This course will illustrate electrical hazards and safety procedures associated with irrigation and electrical systems.
10:00-10:55 am | Pump Station Design & Operation – Troy Winward and Dan Axness, Idaho Power Company, will describe pump station design and operation parameters. Common issues and problems associated with pump design and implementation will be discussed.
11:00 – 12:00 am | Minimizing Risk Management – Michael Smart, BBSI, will look at challenges when faced working on irrigation equipment and the safety practices that will help ensure safety. The class will also discuss case studies relating to safety and personal injury.
Lunch – Sponsored by Idaho Power Company
Business Track – Pocatello Room
1:00 – 2:00 pm |Social Media – Getting the most out of Digital Marketing, Richard Restuccia, Jain Irrigation. This course will focus on increasing your company’s online presence on different social media platforms such as LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook, etc. and engage your customers through various forms of digital content.
2:00-3:00 pm |Accounting Helps – Tim Anderson, Cooper Norman, CPAs & Business Advisors will discuss managing Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payables, proper invoicing, latest accounting software for small business, and organization strategies for keeping track of receipts, bills, mileage, and expenses.
NRCS Technical Service Provider Training – Twin Falls Room
2) NRCS Technical Service Providers
a) The TechReg website – the registration process & how it works for everyone
b) The Irrigation Association – how is it related
c) Categories of Service
d) NRCS Payment Rates and Contracting
e) How a TSP gets paid
3) Professional Engineering in Idaho, NRCS Job Class, & Job Approval Authority
4) NRCS Policy, Procedure, & Expectations of TSPs
5) NRCS Technical Reference System
6) Typical Practice Standards and Specifications used for Irrigation System Design
Lunch – Sponsored by Idaho Power Company
7) Irrigation System Design, Installation, and Certification for NRCS Idaho.
a) Overall Approach to Design – what is it and what are acceptable methods
b) Design Package – what is it and who gets what
c) Construction – stakeout/layout and inspection
d) Technical Certification of the Installation & Payment
e) Example Project from start to finish