Education/Training

Courses and Schedules

Below are the current course offerings. These include both online and in-house courses.

To view only classroom courses click here or to view the online only, click here

Industry Trade Association members may qualify for substantial discounts.

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Event Venue Date Price Description
Certified Pool/Spa Inspector - Online Course Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Online Tuiton $65.00 (USD)

Health Inspectors can learn how to better implement consistent and effective inspections. Pool operators can learn what inspectors examine when inspecting.

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Pool Operator Primer (POP) Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Tuition Price $225.00 (USD)

The first step in becoming a Certified Pool Operator (CPO ®).

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Aquatic Facility Audits Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Online Tuition $65.00 (USD)

Learn how to provide a safe environment for facility staff and patrons. This course is a must for every facility’s risk-management plan.

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Aquatic Play Feature Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Online Tuition $65.00 (USD)

Learn how to protect yourself and facility patrons by becoming more knowledgeable about management of facilities with water features.

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Aquatic Risk Management Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Online Tuitiion $65.00 (USD)

Learn how to reduce injuries and liability risks in and around facilities through the implementation of a risk management plan.

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Basic Electricity Certification Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Online Tuition $199.00 (USD)

Increase your income substantially by developing capability to install electrical swimming pool & spa equipment.

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Basic Hydraulics & System Components Certification Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Online Tuition $199.00 (USD)

Professor FPSIE and Mr. Hydraulics (Fred Hare) modeled this course after the classroom training that they’ve been presenting nationally for years.

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Basic Water Chemistry Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Price $99.00 (USD)

A swimming pool technician’s primary responsibility to their customers is to help provide safe conditions both around and inside their pools and spas.

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Heaters, Controllers & Maintenance Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Online Tuition $99.00 (USD)

Understanding Heaters, Controllers and Maintenance adds huge revenue to your income.

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Home Pool Essentials® (HPE) Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Online Tuition $19.95 (USD)

The HPE course is an ideal way to help a new pool/spa owner learn the basics of pool/spa operation and safety. Many builders and retailers provide this third-party training to their customers as a risk-management strategy to prevent “failure to warn” claims.This pool maintenance and safety course is ideal for:Home pool or hot tub ownersFoster or Continue reading→

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Safety, Customer Service & Construction Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Tuiton $99.00 (USD)

One of the skills needed for a successful career in the Swimming Pool Industry is good communication capability with customers and suppliers.

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Anti-Sexual Harassment for Employees Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Tuiton $19.95 (USD)

Communicating with members of the opposite sex, if done inappropriately, can lead to employment problems and potential bad effects inside the business. The goal of this course is to train employees to recognize, to report, and to prevent incidents of sexual harassment in the workplace.Continue reading→

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Anti-Sexual Harassment for Managers
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Tuition $19.95 (USD)

Communicating with employee members of the opposite sex, if done inappropriately, can potentially destroy a business.

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Basic Respiratory Protection
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Tuiton $19.95 (USD)

This course can save lives especially when working with hazardous chemicals such as chlorine and acid.

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Behavior-Based Safety Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Tuiton $19.95 (USD)

Learn to apply the principles of hazard elimination, personal contribution, injury prevention, and self-evaluation when implementing behavior-based safety in a workplace.Continue reading→

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Blood Borne Pathogens (BBP) Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Tuiton $19.95 (USD)

Help employers provide a safe and healthful work environment for their employees and minimize the possibility of employee exposure to blood borne pathogens.

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DOT Hazardous Materials General Awareness Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Tuiton $19.95 (USD)

Learn the basic requirements of the Department of Transportation (DOT)

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DOT Training for Drivers of HAZMAT Shipments Online
  • January 1, 2018 12:00 am
  • Tuiton $24.95 (USD)

This course provides DOT required training for HAZMAT employees who “drive a motor vehicle containing hazardous material” including highway-specific training.

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11/06/18 - Hayward Commercial/CAT 6000 FPSIE
  • November 6, 2018 4:00 pm
  • Commercial/CAT 6000 Workshop $0.00 (USD)

Join Us For A Special Hands-On Workshop! Thursday – October 25, 2018 – 4 pm – 8 pm Downloadable flyer – Hayward Workshops For additional information, contact Ryan O’Riley at (916) 880-0174 or Nowell Sellers at (925) 605-9654Continue reading→

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11/29/18 - Hayward Heater Workshop - Sacramento, CA FPSIE
  • November 29, 2018 4:00 pm
  • Heater Workshop $0.00 (USD)

Join Us For A Special Hands-On Workshop! Thursday – November 29, 2018 – 4 pm – 8 pm Downloadable flyer – Hayward Workshops For additional information, contact Ryan O’Riley at (916) 880-0174 or Nowell Sellers at (925) 605-9654Continue reading→

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12/05/18 - Basic Electricity Certification Course - Sacramento, CA FPSIE
  • December 5, 2018 4:00 pm
  • Early Bird Tuition $199.00 (USD)

This course is designed for anyone servicing or maintaining a swimming pool or is around any trade with electrical systems. Recognizing basic electrical functions and hazards is most important. Topics of this course include: electrical safety, basic electrical terms, theory & components; basic electrical systems; circuits & functions; and controllers.   Date:  December 5, 2018 Continue reading→

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12/06/18 - Certified Aquatic Equipment Installer - Sacramento, CA FPSIE
  • December 6, 2018 9:00 am
  • Recertication Tuition (Registrant must have taken course with us before) $149.00 (USD)
  • Regular Tuition $249.00 (USD)
  • SMUD Discounted Recertification Tuition (Registrant must have taken course with us before) $124.00 (USD)
  • SMUD Discounted Regular Tuition $199.00 (USD)

Installer Certification Course Qualifies For Various California Utility Rebates Training Course:  Certified Aquatic Equipment Installer (CAEI) This certification course is intended for those who wish to participate in utility rebate programs by replacing single-speed or two-speed pumps with Variable Speed Pool (VSP) Pump.  You will learn the science and math related to VSP pumps, Continue reading→

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12/10/18 - Hayward Pumps & New Booster Pump FPSIE
  • December 10, 2018 4:00 pm
  • Pumps & New Booster Pump $0.00 (USD)

Join Us For A Special Hands-On Workshop! Thursday – December 10, 2018 – 4 pm – 8 pm Downloadable flyer – Hayward Workshops For additional information, contact Ryan O’Riley at (916) 880-0174 or Nowell Sellers at (925) 605-9654Continue reading→

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12/11/18-12/13/18 - Professional Pool & Spa Operator - Sacramento, CA FPSIE
  • December 11, 2018 12:00 pm
  • Introductory Early Bird Tuition $299.00 (USD)
  • Introductory Early Bird Tuition $299.00 (USD)
  • Introductory Early Bird Tuition $299.00 (USD)

Professional Pool & Spa Operator (PPSO) Course The PPSO Professional Pool & Spa Operator certification course is the industry’s new premier program for commercial swimming pool operators, managers, engineers, service company professionals, health officials and facility owners. Register early to receive an introductory offer. Date: December 11, 2018 to December 13, 2018  – Downloadable Event Flyer Location: Continue reading→

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