The Vermont Recreation & Parks Association is pleased to announce that we will be hosting both the Certified Pool/Spa Operator and Certified Playground Safety Inspector Courses this spring. Both courses will be held at the Windjammer Best Western in South Burlington and special overnight rates are available for course participants.
The Certified Pool/Spa Operator (CPO) Course is scheduled for Tuesday & Wednesday, March 21 & 22, 2017. The CPO certification program includes pool and spa chemistry, testing, treatment, filtration, maintenance, automatic feeding equipment, and government requirements. Participation is this training will give your staff a better understanding of the operator’s role in pool care, management and risk reduction. The course registration fee includes lunch both days, course materials mailed prior to the course, and an open-book exam on Day 2. CPO certification is valid for 5 years and VRPA hosts this course once every 5 years; don’t miss the opportunity to take the CPO course right here in Vermont. The CPO certification course is eligible for IACET continuing education units.
Go to the VRPA website at http://www.vrpa.org for registration materials and more details, or call the VRPA office at 802-878-2077. Registration is limited. Register early and pay a discounted early-bird registration rate.