Education/Training

Summit on the Summit Water.org Mount Kilimanjaro Global Water Crisis
Jan 3 2013
Summit on the Summit today officially kicked off its expedition to Mt. Kilimanjaro in an effort to drive awareness and change to the global clean...
Worldwide Aquatic News Incident Database National Swimming Pool Foundation
Dec 20 2012
Worldwide Aquatic News Incident Database (WANID), a searchable database, has been developed by the nonprofit National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF...
Graphene Water Filtration
Oct 24 2012
Much has been made of graphene’s exceptional qualities, from its ability to conduct heat and electricity better than any other material to its...
USGS ProjectAlert Notifications
Oct 1 2012
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has released ProjectAlert, which allows users to keep up with USGS scientists as they respond to floods, droughts...
IBWA Bottled Water Ban
Sep 25 2012
The International Bottled Water Assn. (IBWA) issued the following statement regarding the decision by Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley...
CIGI Well Water Water Treatment
Sep 13 2012
A new policy brief recommended how governments, non-state actors and communities in sub-Saharan Africa can contribute to meeting the United Nations’...
Sep 12 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced almost $1.5 million in funding to three universities to develop sustainable drinking water...
Sep 7 2012
Two new online courses, Pool & Spa Basics and Water Chemistry Basics, from nonprofit National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) are designed to...
Jul 25 2012
The Water Quality Assn.’s (WQA) new Web-based industrial water treatment education program launched earlier in July and is designed to help companies...
Jul 16 2012
According to the Water Quality Assn. (WQA), following a recent meeting with manufacturers over the Arizona Salinity Committee, the industry is...
Jul 11 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $181,638 to St. Louis Community College of St. Louis for drinking water job training. “...
Jun 27 2012
The National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) launched the Recreational Water Illnesses (RWI) online training course and handbook, designed to help...
Jun 18 2012
Water-Right/WaterCare held their inaugural Professional Level Dealer Network convention May 17 to 19 in Appleton, Wis. The theme of the convention...
May 31 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program...
May 21 2012
Tommy "Two Gloves" Gainey will deliver the keynote address at the 2012 National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) Groundwater Expo and Annual Meeting, which...
May 16 2012
The American Rainwater Catchment Systems Assn. (ARCSA ) now offers four levels of rainwater catchment education with three levels of...
May 3 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that at least 36 states will face water shortages by 2013. It is a problem not limited to...
May 2 2012
Thompson Pump & Manufacturing Co. Inc. held its 22nd annual Pumpology School April 25 to 27 at its corporate facilities in Port Orange,...
Apr 30 2012
The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) has announced that it will broadcast a complimentary online event to anyone with an AWWA login...
Apr 26 2012
IFAT ENTSORGA is a trade fair for innovations, new developments and services in the fields of water, sewage, waste and raw materials management. It...