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


Click here for to view the 2022 SD Drain Ditch training presentation. 


On-line Training Sessions
  • (2022 on-line training sessions complete)
Fargo Training
  • (2022 in-person training complete)
Grand Forks Training
  • (2022 in-person training complete)
Devils Lake, ND Training
  • (2022 in-person training complete)


SD DRAIN DITCH training will cover:
  • Navigating the program
  • GPS setup
  • Importing background images
  • Aligning background images
  • Ditching cut options
  • Backslope settings
  • 3D view
  • Ditch editing tools
  • Benefits of using a Slope Sensor
  • Hot Spotting your phone to use with SD Drain
  • Exporting SHP files & using Google Earth & John Deere Operations Center
  • Rust Sales Drainage Maps - Opening in Google Earth or LocusFree
  • 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.