An online training program that helps health officials, pool operators and inspectors with pool/spa inspections comply with health department and industry standards. The program contains pictures and video to help recognize potential issues and understand safety aspects. Those who have successfully achieved the Certified Pool-Spa Operator® credential are eligible to take an examination to receive Certified Pool-Spa Inspector™ credentials.
Certified Pool Inspector (CPI) is a 3-year certification. Enrollee completes the online course and will receive a Record of Completion. If you want to apply for the exam, you must submit an application to PHTA with an exam fee of $115.00. Once certified, you are required to have 24 CEUs for renewal. If they do not meet this requirement, you will need to take the course again to renew the CPI Certificate.
A copy of the Certified Pool/Spa InspectorTM Handbook is provided when you register for the course. It is an online training program with online exam. Upon successful completion, you will submit your certificate of completion with payment to obtain your certificate.
Focus on these critical topics at your own pace:
- The basis for the code requirements and why a violation is a public health hazard
- How to perform an inspection of the pool and spa area
- How to evaluate swimming pool operation and maintenance
- How the circulation system and its components work
- How to evaluate a facility for Pool & Spa Safety Act compliance
- The uniqueness in spa inspections
- About recreational water illnesses
- Supervision and operator record
- The uniqueness of aquatic play features
- Basic swimming pool design standards and their impact on public health
Minimum Time to Complete: 3 Hours
REFUND POLICY is as follows. For CPO Services, a refund will be given prior to 14 days of the class less a $35 cancellation fee and a 5 percent credit card charge. No refund will be given in the two week period before the start of the class. For products, refunds will be given on unopened returned merchandise within 30 days of purchase minus a 15 percent restocking. Shipping fees are not refundable. This items comes with an online training code. ONLINE TRAINING IS NON-REFUNDABLE.