For individuals working in or around recreational water, the Certified Pool & Spa Operator® (CPO®) Certification provides the knowledge, techniques, and skills for pool and spa operations. CPO Certification is the world's leading verifiable pool and spa training credential, sought after for its unmatched results. Whether for compliance or professional development, more pool professionals have chosen CPO® Certification than any other program world-wide. Conveniently available in person or online, the PHTA Certified Pool & Spa Operator® (CPO®) Certification program is also eligible for IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs).


Fusion Course (Day 2) only must have Primer Course complete no longer than 6 months before Fusion course date.

CPO ® Course

    • Preregistration is required for all courses.

    • Full refunds will be given 2 weeks prior to the first day of the course, minus a $35 processing fee.

    • NO refunds will be given less than 2 weeks of the first day of the course.

    • NO refunds will be given for failure to attend.

    • NO refunds will be given for failure of the course.

    • NO refunds will be given for any online training portions.

    • NO refunds will be given for course materials.

    ​For low enrollment courses, class will be canceled.  Participants will be notified and given the choice to enroll in another upcoming course, or offered a full refund.