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An online training platform that helps Grundfos customers to stay at the forefront of the latest developments within pumps and applications. Read more

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YOUR TOPICS

Pressure Boosters

Get up to speed on Grundfos CM Booster and MQ boosters, including the advanced CME Booster with a variable speed drive for constant pressure comfort.

Basic Principles and Pump Types

Need to refresh your basic knowledge of how pumps work and are categorised? This topic gives you the answers, and presents the main pump types that Grundfos produces.

Water Wells and other Groundwater Applications

Grundfos supplies a broad range of submersible pumps for water wells and other groundwater applications. Complete this topic for an introduction to our SP/SPA, SQ and SQE water well pumps.

The Grundfos Unilift

Discover how the Grundfos Unilift KP, AP/AP-B and CC meets drainage-related needs in a wide range of applications for domestic housing.

Life Cycle Costs

This topic introduces you to the concept of life cycle cost analysis and reveals the hidden costs of a pumping system

Air Conditioning

This topic offers two perspectives on air conditioning: 1) How to choose the right control mode and 2) Affordability and flexibility of different systems.

Water Disinfection

This topic gives an introduction to water disinfection and its application areas. It also compares the most common disinfection methods and picks a winner.

Wastewater

This topic explains the different types of wastewater in commercial buildings and how to prevent backflow. It also gives tips on ideal wastewater system design.

Boosting

Find out how booster pumps are used in homes and other small buildings and learn more about the Grundfos boosters.

Grundfos Product Center - Working with projects

Find out how to group pumps into projects, generate project documentation and collaborate on projects with others in the Grundfos Product Center.

Grundfos Product Center - Finding spare parts and service kits

The Grundfos Product Center is your go-to site for locating spare parts, service kits and help with installation. Complete this topic to learn all about it!

Basic hydraulics and pump performance

This topic will introduce you to the basics of hydraulics. It will also help you better understand and monitor pump performance.

Motors and motor protection

This topic will help you better understand the motors used in pumps and how to protect them to prolong their life.

Pump sizing

Learn how to identify the pump size required for an irrigation zone.

Monitoring and controls

This topic will help you understand how monitoring and control devices generate high efficiency in complex irrigation systems.

Wastewater in commercial buildings

Learn all about the most common approaches to wastewater removal in commercial buildings as well as drainage considerations in planning a building.

High efficiency hydronic systems

This topic teaches you about the advantages of hydronic systems of forced air systems as well as the basic principles of radiant cooling and heating.

Heating Systems

This topic teaches you about heating systems in commercial buildings with a special focus on balancing and the advantages of using intelligent pump solutions.

Basic Hydraulic Principles

This topic is a must do for anyone new to the pump industry, covering the foundation knowledge of pumps, the basic about water and installations. 

Cold Water Boosting

This comprehensive topic will guide you from beginning to end of cold water boosting pumps, covering water supply, pumps and controls and the installation process.

Rainwater Reuse

More and more people are wanting to reuse rainwater in their homes. This topic will guide you through everything from the benefits of reusing water to the different system options and installation.

Shower Boosting

Everyone wants constant pressure in their homes, this topic will guide you through how shower boosting pumps work and the installation process.

CM Booster Self-Priming

The CM Booster is now Self-Priming, this topic will guide you through what this means and how it will benefit you.

Water boosting in commercial buildings

In this topic you will learn about pressure boosting and how you can increase comfort and bring down operational costs by choosing the optimum solution.  

Groundwater Pumping

This topic will provide you with all you need to know about groundwater intake, including pump sizing, efficiency optimisation, performance regulation and life-extending precautions.

The basics of desalination

This topic will provide you with an understanding of how desalination systems work, why commissioning pays off and how to turn brine into pure energy.

Introduction to temperature control

This topic will give a quick introduction to temperature control systems, including how to optimise and what to be aware of when designing a system.

Boiler systems

This topic offers insights on what to be aware of when designing steam boiler systems and how to ensure efficient level control in the boiler.

Buildings Information Modeling

This topic introduces Buildings Information Modeling (BIM) to explain what it is and what it does. It also considers some of the challenges of BIM, and how Grundfos’ data-light approach addresses these challenges to provide more efficient solutions.

Industrial Water Treatment

This topic offers a general introduction to water treatment in industrial processes, including a more detailed survey of the different process steps.     

An extended look at Building Information Modeling (BIM)

This topic will take you further into the world of BIM, offering a thorough insight into schedule templates and data standards. You’ll also learn about different LOD definitions and what they mean for the information of model elements.

Applying proportional pressure in water boosting systems

This topic will give you a thorough insight into the significant savings that can be made by applying proportional pressure in water boosting systems in commercial buildings.

Grundfos Autoadapt

This topic will help you to better understand and take advantage of Grundfos AUTOADAPT technology as it is used in some of our products, including the ALPHA2 circulating pump.

Tools for Installers

Grundfos provides installers, building operators and homeowners with a range of tools that save time and money. You can explore some of these under this topic.

Rainwater Harvesting

Rainwater harvesting is a practice the world will see mmore of as clean drinking water grows scarcer. This topic introduces our range of solutions for domestic rainwater harvesting installations.

Hot Water Recirculation

This topic provides an introduction to domestic hot water – or DHW – systems, presents the Grundfos Comfort range of hot water re-circulation pumps, and explains how Comfort range pumps are installed and commissioned.

SCALA2 water booster pump

This topic will introduce you to the applications and benefits of the water booster pump, SCALA2, including the concept of perfect water pressure.

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