The Waterwise Garden Irrigator Program and Waterwise Irrigation Design Shop Programs are self-study training and endorsement programs which aim to optimise water use efficiency and reduce water use in domestic irrigation systems.
The training within the programs was developed by Irrigation Australia in 2004 and covers the best practice standards for irrigation specifications, installation and design.
In an unregulated irrigation industry, the Waterwise Programs have been created to assist the community identify those in the industry following best practice guidelines and striving to achieve maximum water use efficiencies in domestic gardens.
Endorsed members have undertaken extensive study and online assessments of their knowledge of best practice guidelines developed by industry experts.
Regular professional development is required of members and regular audits are undertaken to maintain the integrity of the Waterwise Programs.
An individual-based program for irrigation Installers & Contractors.
An endorsement program for specialist irrigation Retailers.