This course covers the safety regulations, administrative practices, operation procedures, and chemical knowledge required to meet the standards set by the Prince George's County Division of Environmental Health. Topics include water chemistry, filtration, chlorination, record keeping, regulations, and legal responsibilities. Students successfully completing the course receive a letter of certification, which satisfies the training course requirements to receive a pool operator's license. To successfully complete the course, a student must attend all sessions and receive a passing grade of at least 75 % on the course examination. Textbook should be brought to first class. Text required: Pool and Spa Operators' Handbook, by L. Kowalsky. Note: Students who are late or miss a class will not be eligible to take the course examination.
Continuing Education Level
Continuing Ed - Open Classes