Virtual Certified Pool Operator (CPO)

Certification course from the National Swimming Foundation - Hybrid Format

Friday, February 16, 2024
8:30 AM (PST)
to Thursday, February 29, 2024 at 12:30 PM (PST)
Zoom links provided prior to class dates.
* Registration open until 2/17/24 at 12:00 AM (PST)
* Registration open until 2/17/24 at 12:00 AM (PST)
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Ensure your amenities do not become a dangerous liability!

This intensive virtual course covers:

  • How to reduce risks in and around the water
  • Valuable information to prevent drowning, recreational water illness, suction entrapment, evisceration, diving accidents, electrocutions, chemical hazards, and slips and falls
  • Summarized regulatory guidelines
  • Disinfection, water balance, water problems, and troubleshooting
  • Chemical testing and record keeping
  • Chemical feed and control technology
  • Maintenance
  • Energy conservation

Important Information:
  • Course materials are sent to you prior to class, so register early! This class is math intensive. You will be sent a “Pool Math” book. It is important that you use it to prepare for class. 
  • Spanish materials available - indicate on your registration if needed.
  • You will need access to a computer with strong wifi, a camera and microphone. The use of a phone or tablet will not be an acceptable means of taking the class.
  • Upon completion of the course and a passing grade on the exam, participants are awarded a 5-year certification..


February 16
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Virtual Orientation
February 27
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM Deadline for Completion of Self-Paced Online Primer Course
February 28
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Virtual CPO Class
February 29
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM Virtual CPO Review and Exam

Attendees (29)

Jonathan Bras

Floating Maintenance Technician

Epic Asset Management

Donald Buss

Maintenance Supervisor

Bitterroot Lodge

Derek Gothmann

Maintenance Supervisor

Cushman & Wakefield

Christopher Hayes

Service Supervisor


Danny Velazquez

Service Supervisor


Chris Yardley

Maintenance Technician

Guardian Management

23 Other Registered Attendees
* Registration open until 2/17/24 at 12:00 AM (PST)
* Registration open until 2/17/24 at 12:00 AM (PST)
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$425| Members
$525| Future Members

*There are no cancellations, make-up classes. There are no refunds issued to registrants who do not complete the requirements of the program

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Jason Loughridge

Jason Loughridge

NAAEI Faculty

Career Development Manager, Washington Multi-Family Housing Association

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