The Grundfos SQ/SQE Course

37 - Grundfos SQ/SQE

This course offers a general introduction to submersible pumps for domestic applications with a special focus on the SQ/SQE pump.

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Course overview

Modules: 7
Completion time
Completion time: 40 minutes
Difficulty level
Difficulty level: Intermediate
This course is part of a learning track
This course is part of a Learning Track

Course overview


Introduction to submersible pumps for domestic applications

Meet Grundfos’ range of 3” and 4” submersible pumps for domestic groundwater applications and learn the difference between the models.


Features and benefits of the SQ/SQE pump

Understand how a wide range of protection features makes the SQ/SQE pump a robust choice in under ground applications.


Pump sizing and installation in domestic groundwater applications

Learn the basics of sizing and installing submersible pumps for domestic groundwater extraction and why correct sizing is so important.


Case story: How a Grundfos SQ pump proved to be a perfect replacement pump

Find out how an American well driller company benefitted by replacing a conventional submersible pump with a Grundfos SQ submersible pump and learn about the applications in which an SQ/SQE pump is an ideal solution.


SQ/SQE Protection Features: Dry-Running Protection

Learn about the built-in dry-running protection of the SQ/SQE and the many benefits it brings to both the installer and the homeowner.


SQ/SQE Protection features: Soft Start

Find out how the soft start feature of the SQ/SQE brings an improved alternative to conventional 4” submersible pumps, offering quicker installation and increased pump reliability.


SQ/SQE Protection features: Voltage Protection

Discover how an SQ/SQE adjusts its operation according to the actual supply voltage, providing the installer with fewer service visits and the homeowner with a long-lasting pump.

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