The WACKER ACADEMY
Connecting the best
The global forum for learners, networkers, creators and discoverers.
Are you looking for fresh horizons? Welcome to the WACKER ACADEMY. Where you can meet and swap experiences with colleagues from similar areas and industries. Experience training that is perfectly matched to your needs. Take courses that, along with an in-depth grasp of theory, give you a thorough practical understanding. Take advantage of our experts’ inspirational know-how to boost your own success. And look forward to WACKER ACADEMY Learning, our new online platform that makes it even easier for you to participate.
Whether at work or at home: WACKER ACADEMY is there for you – not only at 14 different locations worldwide, but also digitally.
Tell us which topics and questions you’re interested in and find out about the tailored webinars we can offer you.
Your local WACKER ACADEMY is looking forward to hearing from you!
For Thinkers and Practitioners
For Professionals and Everyone Who Wants to Improve Themselves
For Entrepreneurs and Visionaries
For Experts and Insiders
Plenty of Good Reasons to Choose the WACKER ACADEMY
Knowledge is the engine driving progress and development. Knowledge grows. It changes the world and offers all of us new opportunities and prospects. If we share it. This is the clear guiding principle behind the WACKER ACADEMY.
The WACKER ACADEMY is the forum created by a leading chemical company with over a century’s experience. Its aim is to promote in-depth dialog and real inspiration. Expect fascinating debates and direct sharing of expertise among equals. Moreover, the training content is perfectly tailored to your needs and subjects, from lab-based and product training through to events. In fact, your own applications, products and solutions can be used as training material in our labs – tailored precisely to you and your needs. We work with you to find concrete answers and ideas for your market. Clearly conveyed by expert trainers, who receive continuous further education within the “train the trainer” programs, through to certification by TUeV - the German technical inspectorate.
Welcome to the WACKER ACADEMY.
Service Near You
Wherever you are. The WACKER ACADEMY is there.
If you want to expand your horizons in the easiest way possible. There’s a WACKER ACADEMY close by: pick one from a total of 14 WACKER ACADEMIES around the world. Choose from over 800 events per year. Be one of 7,500 successful participants. And enjoy learning from the experience of our 420 experts, conveyed in your own native language. Make contact now personally with your local WACKER ACADEMY.
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New: WACKER ACADEMY Learning now makes it even easier to organize your trainings, complete your product knowledge and unlock potential for your market.
Multiple Benefits, One Platform
Our new online platform makes it even easier for you to shape your learning success with the WACKER ACADEMY and to use our products more effectively in your market.
Your Personal Learning Area
See at a glance which trainings you have booked for the near future.
Simply Search for and Book Seminars
Simply search for suitable seminars at your convenience and book them on the platform.
Your Personal Learning History
See at a glance which trainings you have attended in the past.
... and which other trainings might be of interest to you. You will also receive additional information about products and applications.
All your certificates are stored in one location ready for download
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Covid-19 – WACKER ACADEMY switches to online training
Since the corona crisis has put a stop to classroom events events for the time being, WACKER ACADEMY has successfully switched to online courses.
Over 30 online events in March/April 2020, five in Europe, eleven in China and 15 in Dubai
Around 400 participants
More virtual training sessions and events coming soon
- “We are proud that we were able to put our motto “Connecting the Best” into practice so quickly in times like these,” says Sylvia Aust, head of the WACKER ACADEMY. “The WACKER ACADEMY provides a digital platform for active exchanges with our customers.”
- “With social distancing measures in place, online training is becoming a great means of connecting with our distributors and customers. We think that online training will be an important addition to conventional classroom events in future,” says June Tian, head of WACKER ACADEMY in China.
Clear, Fascinating and Inspirational
These are the teaching formats you can expect at the WACKER ACADEMY
At the seminars and training given at the WACKER ACADEMY, you can experience an extensive range of teaching formats, mostly combining theoretical and practical knowledge.
- Networking with one another: Look forward to symposia, expert circles or interactive workshops. Just choose the framework you prefer for meeting with us to discuss the issues you care about.
- In-person training: Experience theoretical and practical knowledge transfer. And receive direct answers to your questions through personal exchange with your trainers.
- Live demonstrations: See the advantages of our products demonstrated live at our technical competence centers, or at your premises.
- Talks and moderated discussions: Benefit from the knowledge of our sales and technology experts.
What You Can Expect from Us
You Will Learn To Understand and Deploy Products Better
Many of our chemical products quite naturally need some explanation. At WACKER ACADEMY, you will learn about our products and their advantages in detail.
Your Requirements Count
Your needs are the yardstick. Receive support from guest speakers and experts, book introductory training for your new recruits, benefit from inspirational ideation workshops, and much more. By familiarizing ourselves with your specific demands, we can work together with you to develop innovative solutions.
Where the Future Is Shaped
The experts at WACKER ACADEMY give you detailed information about technologies and the resulting products, but also your diverse range of applications. And that's not all: We use our know-how to advise experts at universities, associations, thereby helping to set the standards of the future. And that is in your interests, too.
Your Networking Platform Is Here
The WACKER ACADEMY offers you the perfect platform for sharing industry-specific knowledge and intensive network. It has long been a global network, bringing together customers, sales partners and WACKER experts. And is thus a forum where even the best can become even better.