About CPO

The CPO® Certification course is a detailed, 16 hour class with an open book examination. It is the most recognized pool and spa certification in the United States and is sponsored by the National Swimming Pool Foundation®. It is taught by Andy Hines who has more than 25 years experience in the pool industry.

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This course includes topics on:

  1. Pool & Spa Management
  2. Regulations, Codes and Guidelines
  3. Filtration & Circulation
  4. Water Chemistry & Testing
  5. Spas & Warm Water Pools
  6. Maintenance & Operation
  7. Facility Safety
  8. Contamination & Disinfection
  9. Troubleshooting
  10. And Much More!

Student comments:

“Captures attention with a death grip and doesn’t let go.”
“Andy knows his stuff and has a fun sense of humor that keeps the class interesting.”
“Informative, up-to-date and hands-on.”
“Deep knowledge - answered every question asked.”
“It was presented in a way that I actually understood the material.”
“You are a fabulous teacher and an inspiration for this field.”
“Hinespool knows all of the ‘ins and outs’ of the pool industry."

Fee is $325.00, plus applicable taxes and must be received no later than two weeks prior to class date. Late registration is available for an additional $40.00 if there is space. Late registration means the fee is not received at least two weeks prior to class. There is a $75.00 cancellation fee if not cancelled by one week (7 days) before the class.

 

Registration Details:

Classes are held at North Austin YMCA
1000 W. Rundberg Ln. Austin TX 78758, Austin, TX
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March 14-15, 2019
April 18-19, 2019
May 9-10, 2019
October 10-11, 2019

Classes are held at North Austin YMCA
1000 W. Rundberg Ln. Austin TX 78758, Austin, TX