The Florida Public Pool Specialist course was developed by the Florida Swimming Pool Association and approved by the state of Florida Department of Health as an approved 16-hour Florida public pool service technician certification course.   Certification is good for 5 years.


  • Orlando - Wednesday, Feb. 21 - Thursday, Feb. 22
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Orange County Convention Center, West Building
    Instructor: Jeff Clarkson
    Members: $400 / Nonmembers: $500

    Includes lunch and manual.
  • Register through Expo Registration


    Call 941-952-9293 to be added to e-mail list for future offerings.



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FPSA d/b/a FSPA Providership #0000917

This course is approved by the Florida Department of Health for student certification as a Public Pool Service Technician under Chapter 514, F.S., and Chapter 64E-9, F.A.C.

  1. Operation principles
  2. Basic calculations
  3. Safety
  4. Water illnesses
  5. Water chemistry
  6. Sanitation
  7. Specialty chemicals
  8. Special problems
  9. Water testing
  10. Circulation and filtration systems
  11. Spa pools
  12. Hot water chemistry
Florida Swimming Pool Association, Providership #0000917 Florida Public Pool Specialist CILB #0611965, 16 Hours CE (BP, WPS)
Florida licensed contractors can earn 16 hours of credit from the FPPS course: --14 hours General Education --1 hour Business Practice --1 hour Workplace Safety
To enroll in the FP2S course complete the enrollment form and submit payment before the first day of class. This fee will cover the cost of maintaining records, issuing of the Florida Public Pool Specialist certification and renewal notice.

The course fee covers manual, handouts and certificates. Members: $300 / Non-Members: $400 (pricing may vary based on location and food offerings).  Food, travel & lodging expenses are not included and may be incurred by the student. The Association will make all efforts to keep the cost for lodging affordable for all students. Payment is required prior to the first day of class, check or credit cards accepted. Please contact Brittany Cagle at the FSPA office for special group pricing (3 or more enrollments).


If you are interested in registering, please contact Brittany Cagle at (941) 952-9293 or via email at brittany@floridapoolpro.com

FSPA membership is open to Florida pool professionals and those in allied professions. Join FSPA today!

  Josh McCarthy, FSPA Member         


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