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.

2018-2019 Onsite Courses:

  • Aquatic Energy Auditor (AEA) – 1 Day Course
  • Basic Electricity Certification (BEC) – 1 Day Course
  • Basic Water Chemistry (BWC) – 1 Day Course
  • Certified Pool Operator (CPO) – 2 1/2 Day Course
  • Certified Aquatic Equipment Installer (CAEI) – 1 Day Course
  • Certified Hot Tub Technician (CHTT) – 3 Day Course
  • Pool Operator Fusion – 1 Day Course


Industry Trade Association members may qualify for substantial discounts.

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.


10/09/19 - Basic Electricity Certification Course - Canoga Park, CASPP - Canoga Park
  • October 9, 2019 12:30 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:  October 9, 2019 Continue reading→

10/10/19 - Certified Aquatic Equipment Installer Course - Canoga Park, CASPP - Canoga Park
  • October 10, 2019 9:00 am
  • Re-certification Tuition (Registrant must have taken course with us before) $149.00 (USD)
  • Regular Tuition $249.00 (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→

11/14/19-11/15/19 - Zodiac Academy Technical Training - Sacramento, CAFPSIE
  • November 14, 2019 8:00 am
  • $0.00 (USD)

NEXT LEVEL TRAINING Thursday & Friday  November 14th & 15th, 2019   Register online at zodiacacademy.com Please direct seminar questions to your local Zodiac Representative                                                  Continue reading→