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Certified Pool Operator - CPO Training

  • Elevator unavailable at Rec Center through Summer

    No elevator service to 2nd floor during summer construction. For access concerns contact Renee Wood at reneewood@email.arizona.edu.
  • Locker Rooms Closed for Summer

    The locker rooms are closed throughout the summer for renovation. Temporary shower trailers on the pool deck and day lockers are available.
  • Changes to Pool's Summer Closing Hours: Now 8pm on Fri/Sat/Sun

    The Rec Pool will close at 8pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights during the summer; pool will remain open to 9pm Monday-Thursday.
  • Rec's Memorial Day Hours: 6a-8p

    The Rec Center will close early on Memorial Day at 8p (pool @ 7:30p).

CPO certification courses are designed to provide individuals with the basic knowledge, techniques, and skills of pool and spa operations. Many state and local health departments accept the CPO certification program.  CPO Fusion is a blended learning class that combines online (Pool Operator Primer) and one day of Pool Operator Fusion class of instruction. Once you have registered for this course a code for your online Primer class will be sent to you via the email for the registered participant.   

This training has helped protect millions of swimmers by reducing hazards at aquatic facilities. The NSPF® Certified Pool/Spa Operator® (CPO®) Certification program, the world's leading verifiable pool and spa training credential, is available as a blended training program. The CPO® Certification program is also eligible for IACET.

Instructors can provide a variety of accommodations as needed, however all National Swimming Pool Foundation standards must be passed to successfully complete the course.  For more information about the class or accommodations please contact Jaclyn Pryor at 520-621-0473.

Once Day Certified Pool Operator

CPO Fusion is a blended learning class that combines online (Pool Operator Primer) and one day of Pool Operator Fusion class of instruction. Once you have registered for this course a code for your online Primer class will be sent to you via the email for the registered participant. 

Member Fee: 
175
Non-Member Fee: 
195
Minimum Enrollment: 
6
Maximum Enrollment: 
20
Registration Dates: 
11/17/2016 to 03/03/2017
Start Date: 
Sun Mar 12 2017

9:00am to 6:00pm

Two Day Certified Pool Operator

CPO Fusion is a blended learning class that combines online (Pool Operator Primer) and one day of Pool Operator Fusion class of instruction. Once you have registered for this course a code for your online Primer class will be sent to you via the email for the registered participant. 

Member Fee: 
175
Non-Member Fee: 
195
Minimum Enrollment: 
6
Maximum Enrollment: 
20
Registration Dates: 
11/17/2016 to 03/07/2017
Start Date: 
Sat Mar 11 2017

9:00am to 6:00pm