June 21 – 22, 2018
Front Range Community College
Westminster, Colorado

The 2018 landscape Faculty Academy is being held June 21 – 22 at Front Range Community College in Westminster, Colorado. Horticulture, turf and landscape educators from across the country spend two days networking and learning about irrigation-related curriculum that can be used in the classroom. The event is free to attend, and grant assistance to aid with travel expenses is available on a first-come, first-served basis with preference given to those whose institutions can provide partial financial support. It is open to all instructors teaching at high schools and two- and four-year institutions.

​Check back for 2018 sessions. 

The sessions for the 2017 event included the following: 

  • Anatomy of an Irrigation System 
  • Design Capacity
  • Drip Conversion and Hands-on Activity
  • Irrigation Maintenance at The Walt Disney World Resort
  • Pipe Sizing  
  • Pressure Regulation and Hands-on Activity
  • Tour of Behind the Seeds 
  • Tour of Irrigation at Animal Kingdom 

Take a look at the 2017 complete schedule and travel details. Registration for the 2018 Faculty Academy will open early spring 2018. 


2018 Landscape Faculty Academy Sponsors