Industry Events and Training

The goal of FPSIE is to provide education to the swimming pool and spa industry. We continue to offer many online and in-person training courses that help members in our industry grow.

Below is a list of Industry Events & Training available at FPSIE and outside of FPSIE that we would like to share with you.

Don’t see the manufacturer you’re looking for or you’re a manufacturer and would like to get your events and training added to this list? Send an email to

The calendar year – 2018

December 2018

12/11-12/13 – APSP Professional Pool and Spa Operator (PPSO) Course – Sacramento, CA – TRAINING CANCELLED

12/12 – FPSIE Basic Electricity Certification (BEC) Course – Canoga Park, CA  – Click Here to Register

12/13 – FPSIE Certified Aquatic Equipment Installer (CAEI) Course – Canoga Park, CA – Click Here to Register

January 2019

01/15 – Water Chemistry and Best Practices by Orenda Technologies – Sacramento, CA – Click Here to Register

01/15-01/17 – National Swimming Pool Foundation’s CPO® Course – Click Here to Register

01/23-1/26 – Southwest Pool & Spa Show – San Antonio, TX

February 2019

02/13 – Raypak Heater Training Class – Sacramento, CA – More Info to Come

2/13 – Leisure Supply Open House – Sacramento, CA – View Downloadable Flyer

March 2019

03/12-03/13 – Zodiac Comprehensive Training – Sacramento, CA – More Info to Come

3/21-03/23 – Western Pool & Spa Show – Long Beach, CA

If you would like an industry event or training added to this page, please email a request and digital flyer to

Installer Certification Program for Utility Rebate Programs in California


Installer Certification Program for

Utility Rebate Programs

Training Course:  Certified Aquatic Equipment Installer (CAEI)


Training accepted by:

Pacific Gas and Electric Company – Sacramento Municipal Utility District

Southern California Edison – Los Angeles Department Water Power


(Select Date for Course Information and Downloadable Flyer)

  • 04/27/17 English – Sacramento, CA – Download flyer

  • 05/11/17 English – Gardena, CA – Call to sign-up on waiting list

  • 05/25/17 English – Lancaster, CA – Call to sign-up on waiting list

  • 05/31/17 English – Fresno, CA – Call to sign-up on waiting list

  • 06/14/17 English – San Juan Capistrano, CA – Call to sign-up on waiting list

  • 06/23/17 English – Riverside, CA – Download flyer

  • 07/19/17 English – Glendora, CA – Call to sign-up on waiting list

  • 07/21/17 English – San Fernando, CA – Call to sign-up on waiting list

  • Additional 2017 Courses to be scheduled soon


CAEI Regular Tuition: $249 (View course details for available scholarships)

CAEI Recertification Tuition: $199

All Day Course – 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (unless otherwise stated)


Button - Register Here

Seating is limited, so register early! 

Please note:  Children under the age of 16 shall not be permitted to attend or participate in our Adult Education seminars and workshops.

For additional information, contact FPSIE at (916) 922-8895 or email 

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.

Certified Pool/Spa Operator® (CPO®) Courses


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 successful completion of the course and passing the examination, graduates are registered as NSPF Certified Pool/Spa Operators® and are entitled to substantial benefits, some of which are:

  • 16 APSP Certification credit hours,
  • 1.8 Continuing Education
  • Units (CEU), and the right to display and advertise the CPO® designation.


The National Swimming Pool Foundation’s requires CPO® Certification to be completed either by attending a 2-day in-person classroom course or by completing a blended format which requires completion of the online Pool Operator Primer™ and a one day in-person classroom Pool Operator Fusion™ course.  Both options require an open book written examination.

FPSIE Tuition Options:

Tuition: $225 per person – Pool Operator Primer

Tuition: $164 per person – Pool Operator Fusion (Requires Pool Operator Primer Certificate of Completion)

Tuition: $289 per person – CPO® Re-certification ( Current CPO® Certification must not be expired)

Tuition: $389  per person – Choose between 2-Day Classroom or Online/Classroom Blended Training

  1. 2-Day Classroom CPO® Certification Course
  2. CPO® Certification Blended Training – Pool Operator Primer plus Pool Operator Fusion

* Inquire about association & other discount programs

Training Course Schedule


Registration In Advance Is Preferred 

Button - Register Here


Infusion Pool Products is offering a coupon for $50 cash back on every 50 pack of Infusion V-Fittings plus earn $25.00 support for Industry Education!  Download the coupon today!

Soil Fixes for swimming pools

August 27th  –  FPSIE Headquarters –  Steak, Baked Potatoe, and Paul Reilly

What an evening!  Only $20 covers it all.

Paul Reilley is the man to think of when you think of soil.  Come see him in action putting knowlege in your head that will produce dollars in your bank account.  HOW CAN YOU LOSE?

Contact Carole at for reservation only 54 slots