Certified Pool/Spa Operator® (CPO®) Certification course 2 day class
The Certified Pool/Spa Operator® (CPO®) Certification course is a two-day course that prepares an individual with the knowledge and skills to operate a safer and healthier pool.Class is from 8 AM to 5 PM on both days. Students will need to bring a calculator, highlighter and photo ID. Please see the REGISTER page with map for course location address details.
A student will gain education on 18 chapters of pool water chemistry, water filtration, recreational water illnesses, spa maintenance, chemical dosing, break point chlorination and methods to keep employees and patrons of swimming pools safe and healthy. The class also covers the regulations, Florida Administrative Code 64E-9 and Florida Statute Chapter 514, as they pertain to the CPO® in Florida.The course cost includes the 2014 NSPF® Certified Pool & Spa Operator® Handbook, the exam, supplemental materials and the certification fees.
On the second day of the course, an exam is administered. This includes 60 multiple-choice questions.  The exam is open book, open notes. The minimum passing score is 75% (at least 45 correct answers).  If a student fails the exam, a retake exam will be offered. This must be taken in person within 90 days from the original test date. The location, date and time are at the discretion of the instructor and are pending available spacing in the classroom.
The class is taught in English, but the handbook and exam can be provided in Spanish or French. There is a $10 additional fee for materials in Spanish or French. Please give a 2 weeks notice to allow ample time for special order of materials. ***Must be specified at time of registration ***
Continuing Educational Units (CEUs) are available.
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(Blended) CPO® 1 day On-line + 1 Day Class

Try the Fusion Blended Course = One day online and only one day in class!This is a blended format classroom. By registering for this option, registrants have the flexibility to take the first day online, at their desired pace, and then schedule only the second day of class.
Registrants must complete the Primer Online course prior to the scheduled class, and must bring a certificate of completion and photo ID to class. Registrant will not be allowed to sit for the exam without Pool Operator Primer Certificate of Completion. NO EXCEPTIONS. 
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Pool Operator Primer (includes Handbook)
Online Pool and Spa Operator Training
Minimum Time to Complete: 8.5 Hours
Student will be provided with access code for online training and should receive handbook in the mail in 5 – 7 business days.┬á This course does not provide CPO┬« Certification by itself.This dynamic program for pool operators, service technicians, facility managers and environmental health officials is a great stand-alone online training program or it can be the first step towards earning your Certified Pool/Spa Operator┬« (CPO┬« ) certification. The eight-lesson, self-paced curriculum covers the material found in the 18 chapters of the NSPF┬« Certified Pool/Spa Operator┬« ┬áHandbook, which is included with the course. Understanding fundamentals of pool and spa operation and safety reduces risk, decreases liability, and creates value for your customers.The online course includes interactive learning tools throughout, such as video demonstrations and knowledge quizzes at the end of each lesson to help with information retention. Successful completion of all eight lessons earns a Record of Completion. Students have access to the online course for a six-month period, which provides an opportunity to review the material many times. This great program brings the training to the office, home office, or wherever you need it, when you need it.NO REFUNDS.
Executive Board Award
Bill Hamilton was honored with the World Water Park Associations prestigious Executive Board Award. The award recognizes an individual or organization for special accomplishments in the water leisure industry that have contributed to industry knowledge and expertise for the benefit of the WWA membership. The award was received at the WWA Symposium and Trade Show in Las Vegas in October of 2014. For official Press Release Notes and a listing of this year's award winners, click here.
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Contact Bill Hamilton

All Aquatics of Florida is a privately owned subsidiary of Bill Hamilton & Associates, Inc. We provide courses on Certified Pool~Spa Operator® instruction as well as speaking engagements.

Bill Hamilton & Associates, Inc.

729 Forest Trace Circle

Titusville, FL 32780

(407) 443-7464