Prestigious Accreditation Demonstrates Commitment to High-Quality Lifelong Learning
Broomfield, Colorado USA, January 29, 2013 — The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded reaccreditation status to Innovyze. IACET Authorized Providers are the only organizations approved to offer IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs). The accreditation period extends for five years, and includes all programs offered or created during that time.
“Innovyze is proud of our education programs which train hundreds of engineers and GIS professionals each year in important water and wastewater infrastructure simulation, modeling and management skills so that our customers stay on the cutting edge,” stated Paul F. Boulos, Ph.D., BCEEM, Hon.D.WRE, Dist.D.NE, F.ASCE, President and Chief Operating Officer of Innovyze. Boulos added, “Our renewed partnership with IACET is a demonstration of our commitment to lifelong learning and high standards for all of our programs, and we are very pleased to join such a prestigious organization as well as an elite group of organizations that offer excellent continuing education and training programs.”
“We are pleased to continue our relationship with Innovyze as an Authorized Provider,” stated Michael Todd Shinholster, President of IACET and Founder and Principal Consultant of Culture Bridge and a Lecturer of International Business at Kennesaw State University in Woodstock, GA. Shinholster added, “Innovyze joins nearly 650 organizations around the globe that have had their programs vetted by third-party experts in continuing education to ensure the highest possible standards are met.”
Today, water and wastewater utilities and consultant engineering firms worldwide can choose from a wide range of comprehensive, hands-on training courses that earn IACET CEUs. Courses are meticulously designed and continuously updated to get attendees up to speed with the latest advances in smart network modeling and asset management technologies as quickly as possible. They are taught by well-versed, seasoned engineers and technical experts to ensure the highest quality learning experience.
In order to achieve Authorized Provider accreditation, Innovyze completed a rigorous application process, including a review by an IACET site visitor, and successfully demonstrated adherence to the ANSI/IACET 1-2007 Standard addressing the design, development, administration, and evaluation of its programs. Innovyze has pledged its continued compliance with the Standard, and is now authorized to use the IACET name and Authorized Provider logo on promotional course material. In addition, Innovyze is now linked to the IACET web site and is recognized as offering the highest quality continuing education and training programs.
Innovyze is a leading global provider of wet infrastructure modeling and simulation software and professional solutions designed to meet the technological needs of water/wastewater utilities, government industries, and engineering organizations worldwide. Its clients include the majority of the largest UK, Australasia and North American cities, foremost utilities on all five continents, and ENR top-rated design firms. With unparalleled expertise and offices in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific, the Innovyze connected portfolio of best-in-class product lines empowers thousands of engineers to competitively plan, manage, design, protect, operate and sustain highly efficient and reliable infrastructure systems, and provides an enduring platform for customer success. For more information, call Innovyze at +1 626-568-6868, or visit www.innovyze.com/.