June 15 – 16, 2017
Disney World Horticulture Services
Orlando, Florida

At the 2017 Landscape Faculty Academy, horticulture, turf and landscape educators from across the country will 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.

​The sessions for the 2017 event include:

  • 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 

The registration deadline is April 27, 2017.

Those who are IA-certified will receive 11.5 CEUs for this year’s event.

View the 2017 complete schedule and travel details. Registration is now open!​​

2017 Landscape Faculty Academy Sponsors