SD Drain training classes are available to users who are current with their software maintenance.


On-line Training Sessions
  • Tuesday, February 7th, 9:00am CST - session complete
  • Wednesday, February 8th at 1:00pm CST - session complete
Fargo, ND Training
  • Monday, January 30th at 8:30am - session complete
  • Monday, January 30th at 1:00pm - session complete
  • Tuesday, January 31st at 8:30am - session complete
Grand Forks, ND Training
  • Wednesday, February 1st at 8:30am - session complete
  • Wednesday, February 1st at 1:00pm - session complete
  • Thursday, February 2nd at 8:30am - session complete

Carrington, ND Training

  • Wednesday, March 1st at 1:00pm - *CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER*

Langdon, ND Training

  • Thursday, March 2nd at 1:00pm - session complete
Devils Lake, ND Training
  • Thursday, March 9th, at 1:00pm - session complete
SD DRAIN DITCH training will cover:
  • Navigating the program
  • GPS setup
  • Importing background images
  • Aligning background images
  • Ditching cut options
  • Backslope settings including surveyed backslope
  • Parabolic ditch settings
  • 3D view
  • Ditch editing tools
  • Benefits of using a slope sensor
  • Hot spotting your phone to use with SD Drain
  • Exporting SHP files and importing to Google Earth
  • Rust Sales drainage maps - opening in Google Earth
  • GPS data logging
  • User feedback

Although it's not necessary for online training, we suggest you have your SD Drain computer nearby. Remember to update your SD Drain computer to the latest release.  Please bring your computer and A/C power cord to in-person training. PX-501 users can run off the computer's internal battery during training so please fully charge your PX-501 prior to your selected training session.


Click here to view the 2023 SD Drain Ditch training presentation.