Certified Pool Operator Program
The CPO® certification program requires participation in either a two-day class (14-16 hours) taught by a certified instructor or the blended format that combines the online Pool Operator Primer™ and one day of the Pool Operator Fusion™ class of instruction
The CPO® certification program includes pool and spa chemistry, testing, treatment, filtration, maintenance, automatic feeding equipment, and government requirements.
The CPO® certification program requires an open book written examination.
The CPO® certification is valid for five years
Proven educational tool;
Widely accepted by local and state authorities;
Covers topics necessary for pool operators including a section for local and state codes.
Comprehensive handbook that is updated regularly
All courses are taught by NSPF® certified instructors
The CPO® certification is recognized nationally and internationally.
Gives participants a better understanding of the operator’s role in pool care, management and risk reduction.
The CPO® Certification program is now eligible for IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
Degree, Certificate, or Credential Earned
Certified Pool Operator Certification
Entrance Requirements / Prerequisites
Must be employed as either pool attendant, maintenance professional or enrolled/completed the HARIETT FEOM (Facilities Engineering Operations & Maintenance) Program.
2. HARIETT (Oahu)
HARIETT Training Center
To Be Decided