Knowledge on tap
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.
IDEXX Water Academy
NEW! Water Testing: The Big Picture
This interactive map provides a framework for understanding the big picture when it comes to water testing. Explore different water types, their uses, and important testing considerations.
NEW! Wastewater Surveillance for Public Health Indicators
Wastewater surveillance has been in the news lately and for very good reason - it plays a critical role in the fight against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that can cause COVID-19. But did you know that wastewater surveillance has been used to monitor many other diseases as well? This course gives an overview of wastewater as an important tool in protecting public health.
NEW! Accreditation: Getting Started
Earning accreditation for a water testing method can be a complex and confusing process. This introductory-level course examines what is meant by accreditation and walks through high-level processes that are common to many accreditation agencies.
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Live online interactive events
Upcoming live webinars
Testing for Coliforms and E. coli
Wednesday, October 19 1:00-2:00 PM (EDT)
Coliforms and E. coli are critical bacteria to test for public safety in drinking water, wastewater, source water, and many more water types. Join IDEXX Water Senior Scientist Shawn Dubois for this 1-hour session as he shares tips and best practices for testing for coliforms and E. coli with IDEXX products such as the Colilert, Colilert-18, and Colisure Tests. This session also includes time for interactive questions and answers with Shawn and other IDEXX Water experts.
Water industry news and trends written by industry experts
Recent featured articles
- IDEXX Acquires TECTA-PDS
IDEXX Laboratories has acquired the Canadian water testing company TECTA-PDS™, which specializes in portable instruments that automatically test for Escherichia coli, total coliforms, and enterococci.
- Charity:water and the IDEXX Foundation tackle to water crisis
According to charity:water, 771 million people worldwide do not have access to clean water. The IDEXX Foundation is supporting charity:water's work to bring clean water to 30 communiites throughout Africa and South Asia over the next three years.
- Heterotrophic plate count testing: tips and considerations for monitoring water quality
As a lab manager, you know how important it is to guarantee your clients' water safety. That's why heterotrophic plate count (HPC) testing—a process that determines if the water quality in a distributed system is healthy—is so important.