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CPO Course

Certified Pool & Spa Operator Course

Tuesday, January 16, 2024 at 8:00 AM (EST) to Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at 4:30 PM (EST)
5 Seats Remaining

* Registration open until 1/10/24 at 12:00 AM (EST)

Event Details

Must attend both days

Invoices for this course required to pay in advance prior to the date of Jan 16th.

Tuesday, Jan 16th 8:00am - 5:30pm

Wednesday, Jan 17th 8:00am - 4:30pm


Jan 16th

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Check-in & Coffee

8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Class & Lunch

Jan 17th

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Check-in & Coffee

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Class, Lunch & Open Book Exam


This course is designed to provide the knowledge necessary to operate & manage public pools & spas. The

PHTA (NSPF) Certified Pool & Spa Operator class fulfills the local & state requirements for certification for

pool service technicians as defined in more than half of the states in the US. Certification requires 16 hours of classroom instruction and a passing score on the exam. 

Certification is valid for five years.

The course topics include:

 Regulations & Guidelines

 Swimming Pool Calculation

 Filtration & Circulation

 Pool Water Contamination


 Chemical Feed & Control

 Pool Water Testing

 Spas & Warm Water Pools

 Pool Management

 Pool & Spa Maintenance

 Pool Operation Problems

 Renovation & Modernization

 Disease & Accident Prevention

For More Information:

Denise McClary
Denise McClary
30 Years in Multifamily Industry Executive Director Greater Columbus Apartment Association (706)568-9990

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, Jan. 9th. Late registrations will be accepted depending on space available. Cancellations must be submitted at at least three business days prior to the event.

Late cancellations and no shows will be charged the full invoiced amount.



Registration Fee Includes: PHTA Handbook, PHTA Exam Fee, Hard Copy Certificate, and Lunch Both Days

Please Bring to Class: Photo ID, Calculator (not smartphone), Highlighter, and #2 Pencils.

If you have a current CPO license, please bring it to class as well.