IA Member Benefits
Get a Competitive Advantage
IA-certified professionals represent the best in the irrigation industry. They are committed and capable, and they’ve proven it where it matters most — in the field. Certification offers tangible benefits:
- Enhance your credibility with customers, suppliers, employers and peers.
- Get an edge in new project opportunities.
- Differentiate yourself from the competition.
- Get listed in IA’s online directory of certified professionals for consumers and end users.
Professional certification is an impartial, third-party endorsement of your expertise. Increasingly, municipal, corporate and residential customers, as well as agriculture producers, are looking for IA-certified professionals to handle their projects.
The Irrigation Association offers certification in six areas:
Learn more about the benefits of certification.
It Pays to Belong
In addition to certification programs that give you a competitive advantage, IA helps you grow your business with:
- Advocacy with legislators and policymakers to protect your interests.
- Networking with industry professionals to find new business opportunities.
- Education classes and resources to enhance expertise.
- Our diverse portfolio of programs and services.