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IDEXX Water understands that education is essential to building your technical knowledge and enhancing your laboratory skills.
Our educational offerings are part of an ongoing commitment to our customers to help you grow professionally and personally through online training, live webinars, and industry news articles.
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IDEXX Water Academy


Featured Courses

NEW! Spanish Language Courses
With our new Spanish language learning path, you can access product and general microbiology courses in your preferred language. Click on the "IWA en Español" tile on the Water Academy dashboard. 

NEW SERIES! With our new "Get to Know" series, learn more about trending topics in the water industry such as ISO, ASHRAE, and so much more in 5 minutes or less. 

NEW! SimPlate for HPC Testing
Discover why Heterotrophic Plate Count (HPC) is important to determine water quality and compare various methods for testing. Includes detailed information about using the SimPlate test method. 

With over one hundred courses and videos available, with more continuously being added, learning is just a click away. 

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Water webinars

Live online interactive events

Upcoming live webinars

Protecting the Source: Watershed Management
Tuesday, April 30
1:00-2:00 PM EDT

Join us for this informative webinar to discover how the largest water utility in Maine, Portland Water District, partners with ten conservation organizations through Sebago Clean Waters coalition to conserve forested land in the Sebago Lake watershed. Learn how their shared goal of conserving 35,000 acres of high-priority forestland will help protect the drinking water supply for nearly 220,000 Mainers while providing a host of other benefits, including enhancement of climate-resilient landscapes, wildlife habitat, recreational access, and the local economy.

Presented by Paul Thomas Hunt, Environmental Manager at Portland Water District, Portland, ME and Karen Young, Partnership Director, Sebago Clean Waters.

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IDEXX Currents

Water industry news and trends written by industry experts

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Featured articles

ASHRAE Standard 514 introduces new requirements for managing building water risks
The Amercian Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-conditioning (ASHRAE) recently introduced an enhanced standard for water in human-occupied buildings that establishes minimum requirements for managing risks associated with physical, chemical, and microbial hazards. 

Improve water quality by reducing wasted water
Over the past 50 years, the U.S. population has doubled—and water use has tripled, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). That's critical not only for water availability but also for water quality.

River quality worldwide suffers from extreme weather events
Extreme weather events due to the changing climate make managing river water quality and quantity tougher than ever. But precisely how water quality responds to recurring and severe weather extremes—and why—is not well understood, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). 

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