The Certified Pool~Spa Operator

Certified Pool Class


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Schedule 8AM - 5PM

Specialized Training

Tropical Aquatics Pool Education, Inc. is the oldest and largest provider of the PHTA CPO® Swimming Pool Certification course in the State of Florida. We also offer a Customized Private Training course seminars concerning pool facility management. The PHTA CPO course is taught at many public venues around the State of Florida, or can be offered to your staff at your facility on a private basis at a discounted tuition fee. Scott Ford, the owner of Tropical Aquatics offers the Certified Pool~Spa Operator course for certification taught in English, however Spanish options for textbook and exam are available. This course is approved by the state of Florida Department of Health as an Approved Pool Service Technician Certification Course.

Who Has Attended a Tropical Aquatics' CPO® Course?

State of Florida – Department of Health (all counties); Disney’s MGM Studios; Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club; Caribbean Circuits Corporation; University of Florida; Gainesville Apartment Association; Equity Residential; The Villages of Lady Lake; Bay Area Apartment Association; Brevard Pools – Melbourne; CWS Communities – Orlando; Nalco Chemical Company – Chicago USA ; Department of Homeland Security; Ritz Carlton – Palm Beach; Busch Gardens – Tampa; Embry Riddle University; Collier County Parks & Recreation; City of Fort Myers; Orlando YMCA; Radisson Sand Key Resort; Hilton Key West; Suncoast and St. Pete YMCA; Manatee County Parks & Recreation; University of South Florida; Ritz Carlton – Naples; and over 12,000 other students from as far away as Kuala Lumper.