CPO - Certified Pool Operator Course

Wednesday, October 11, 2023
9:00 AM (CDT)
to Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 5:00 PM (CDT)
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Category: Pool Training

The Certified Pool Operator® course provides individuals with the basic knowledge, techniques, and skills required for a pool and spa operator. Since its inception, CPO® training has helped protect millions of swimmers by reducing hazards at aquatic facilities. This program is a national certification.

Cost To Attend:

  • Member - $350
  • STAR Subscriber - $315
  • Non-Member - $450

Course Topics Include:

  • Regulations and Guidelines
  • Swimming Pool Calculations
  • Filtration & Circulation
  • Pool Water Contamination
  • Disinfection
  • Chemical Feed & Control
  • Pool Water Testing
  • Spas & Warm Water Pools
  • Pool Management
  • Pool & Spa Maintenance
  • Pool Operations Problems
  • Renovation & Modernization
  • Disease & Accident Prevention

There is an open book exam on Day 2; after passing the exam the attendee will receive the 5-Year CPO Certification.

Please bring the following:

  • Pen, pencil, highlighter
  • Driver's license or another form of ID
  • Small Calculator
  • Good attitude!

The coursebook will be provided to you during the check-in process. 

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CPO Program Presented By

PHTA Certified Instructor: Ed Gomez

This two-day class is taught by one of Poolsure's certified PHTA® instructors. We will cover 14-16 hours of information from the PHTA® Pool & Spa Operator Handbook, as well as local codes.

This setting offers direct interaction with an instructor and fellow students. After you pass the open book exam, you will earn your very own CPO® Certification!

Your CPO® certification is good for five years, so make sure to renew your certification if it's close to expiring!  


Cancellations - you may cancel your registration up to Oct 1 for a full refund. Any cancellation received after June 10th will not receive a refund.

Substitutions - you may substitute an employee at no charge. Please contact Gregory Ann Goldrick ggoldrick@aatcnet.org for more information.

*Materials/workbooks and exams are preordered  for each attendee. We also confirm the venue along with catering at the same time

For questions about this program or any program offerred at AATC, please contact GregoryAnn Goldrick

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Gregory Ann Goldrick

Gregory Ann Goldrick

AATC Director of Education, AATC

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