Free drainage water management certification course

Take this free course on Sept. 14-15, 2022, to learn about drainage water management with hands-on exercises.

Join us on Sept. 14-15, 2022, in East Lansing, Michigan, for a free Drainage Water Management Certification Course, sponsored by Agricultural Drainage Management Coalition (ADMC) in partnership with Michigan State University Extension (MSU Extension). This certification course will explore the planning and design of controlled drainage, also known as drainage water management, systems for crop production and environmental protection.

Gary Sands, professor and Extension engineer at the University of Minnesota, will lead the certification course. Ehsan Ghane, assistant professor and Extension specialist at Michigan State University, will be an invited speaker.

What will you learn?

Soil and water concepts, drainage tools, and design of drainage water management systems. For the detailed agenda, see the link below.

View the agenda for the Drainage Water Management Certification Course

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and certificate

A total of five CEUs will be offered. Upon successful completion of the quiz modules, an ADMC course certificate will be awarded. An ADMC certificate along with a submitted DIA 164 to your state Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) can be used to obtain TSP certification for DIA 164. State laws may require a professional engineer’s license regardless of ADMC certification. Please check with your local NRCS state conservation engineer and/or your local state board of professional engineers.


Go to the link below to register.

Register for the Drainage Water Management Certification Course

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