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Pool School - Two- Day National CPO Certification Course

Pool School - Two- Day National CPO Certification Course

Tuesday, January 9, 2024 at 9:00 AM (EST) to Wednesday, January 10, 2024 at 5:00 PM (EST)

* Registration open until 1/4/24 at 5:00 PM (EST)

Event Details

National CPO Certification Two-Day Course


Please note! This is a two-day course and certification program offering instruction in swimming pool/spa maintenance and safety. Participants will need to bring a hand-held battery operated calculator, pencil and paper to both classes.

Date:  January 9th and January 10th, 2024
Certification:   National Certification (good for 5 years - 6 CECs)
Cost:   $395 GCAA members; $495 public
Register:  Click "Register" above

This course meets the requirements of National Certification for Public Swimming Pool Statutes in all states including South Carolina. Content will include: Review of NC Swimming Pool Rules, Disease & Accident Prevention, Pool & Spa Equipment, Pool Calculations, Water Chemistry, Water Testing & Chemical Adjustments, Review, Q & A



Paul Jones is a certified CPO Instructor with the National Pool and Hot Tub Association.  Paul has taught hundreds of CPO classes across the country, from Las Vegas to Florida, to Ohio, and everywhere in between.  Paul is passionate about innovation in maintenance, and has spent most of his career pushing the boundaries of what is considered “normal” in the multifamily industry.  Along with the CPO class, Paul is also an EPA proctor, and has also worked hard to develop training programs that cater specifically to multifamily maintenance personnel.  


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