Onsite Courses

The Foundation for Pool and Spa Industry Education (FPSIE) defines Onsite Courses as courses conducted with a live instructor.  Courses are generally held at the FPSIE Education Center or at a pool/spa distribution center.  If you or your organization would like the FPSIE Education Center to conduct a course in your area, contact us with the specifics so we can discuss further.

2015 Onsite Courses:

  • Certified Pool Operator (CPO) – 2 1/2 Day Course
  • Certified Aquatic Equipment Installer (CAEI) – 1 Day Course
  • Pool Operator Fusion – 1 Day Course
Industry Trade Association members may qualify for substantial discounts.
Example:  APSP – IPSSA – UPA

Transfer/Cancellation Policy:

In the event you cannot attend a course, please contact us immediately.  A substitute student/contractor is welcome and recommended. Refunds are unavailable but you may transfer to another course at no charge up to 3 business days prior to the course.  Thereafter, a $50 cancellation fee will be assessed.


  • February 17, 2016
    4:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join Us For A Special Event! February 17, 2016 Waterway Plastics Technical & Hydraulics Training Join us for a night of education, dinner and certification featuring the following top manufacturers in the industry. The night’s schedule appears below: 4:30 pm: Check-in and reception 5:15 pm: Dinner 6:15 pm: Waterways Plastics 7:15 pm: Natural chemistry Each […]


  • Day 1
    February 22, 2016
    12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Day 2
    February 23, 2016
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Day 3
    February 24, 2016
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The National Swimming Pool Foundation’s CPO® Course is internationally recognized and provides foundational training for anyone involved with swimming pools and spas. Maintenance, staff and management; engineers; commercial pool owners; Health Department staff and management; retail staff – literally everyone involved, in any capacity, with swimming pool/spa operation, can benefit from this concentrated training. Upon […]


  • Day 1
    March 22, 2016
    12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Day 2
    March 23, 2016
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Day 3
    March 24, 2016
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The National Swimming Pool Foundation’s CPO® Course is internationally recognized and provides foundational training for anyone involved with swimming pools and spas. Maintenance, staff and management; engineers; commercial pool owners; Health Department staff and management; retail staff – literally everyone involved, in any capacity, with swimming pool/spa operation, can benefit from this concentrated training. Upon […]