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