Certified Pool Operator

Become a Certified Pool Operator with Safe N Sound


Course Description

This course covers the basic knowledge, techniques and skills needed by professional pool operators, managers, facility maintenance, along with aquatics staff and owners. This course will enable you to safely and efficiently operate swimming pools and spas, diagnose common problems and apply the tools to find solutions. The NSPF CPO® Certification Course is the most widely recognized pool operator course in the world. 

Course Curriculum:

  • Water Chemistry

  • Filtration/Circulation

  • Maintenance

  • Operations and Safety

  • Health Codes

  • Calculations

  • Spa/Hot Tub 


Why Train with Safe N Sound?

Here at Safe N Sound we've been teaching for over 30 years. We are committed to providing you with the highest quality Training while meeting you at your current level. Our experienced Instructors focus on each participant's abilities and understanding to ensure that everyone can be successful in our courses. We provide this and other valuable NSPF® Courses in ways that everyone can understand. With these very technical courses it is important to train with a local provider, whenever possible, to gain your Certified Pool/ Spa Operator® Certification. We're a part of the community and will remain a resource to you beyond the Certification Course.

Registration Includes:

  • Tuition / Course fee
  • Exam fee
  • NSPF® Pool & Spa Operator™ Handbook
  • 5-year CPO® Certification for successful candidates
  • CPO® patch and CPO® wallet ID card

Additional Costs:

  • Certification Fee (Required for successful participants)


  • Pool Math Workbook
  • Waterproof Calculator
  • Waterproof Chemical Test log Notebook
  • CPO® Polo Shirt
  • CPO® Baseball Cap
  • CPO® Bumper Stickers 

Frequently Asked Questions

More Info from NSPF Website

Kyle Chapman

CPO® Certified

NSPF® Certified Instructor



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