Certified Pool Operator


All classes begin at 8:30 am conclude at 5:00 pm. Classes held on Tuesday and Wednesday. Fee includes instruction, handouts, break snacks, and lunch. Participants must make their own arrangements for hotel room and evening supper, should an overnight stay be necessary.

This course is approved for 1.3 CEU towards CPRP or CPRE (Certified Park and Recreation Professional).

Certified Pool and Spa Operator Schools
(National Swimming Pool & Spa Foundation Course)

» Fee: Full Course: $245/person - Non IPRA Member
» Fee: Full Course: $215/person - IPRA Member
» Fee:
Fusion Course: $300/person - (includes course materials day one with password, manual, classroom day two, day two open book exam)
» Fee:
CPO Manual (revised edition 2017): $50 - (includes shipping and handling)

2018 - 2019 Course Schedule


  • School #1

    October 16th & 17th | Pzzaz/Fun City - Burlington, IA

  • School #2

    November 6th & 7th | Best Western Plus (Longbranch Hotel) - Cedar Rapids, IA

  • School #3

    December 11th & 12th | Best Western Plus - Davenport, IA

  • School #4

    January 15th & 16th | Best Western Plus - Dubuque, IA

  • School #5

    January 29th & 30th | Clarion Inn University Plaza - Cedar Falls, IA

  • School #6

    February 12th & 13th | Hilton Garden Inn - Sioux City, IA

  • School #7

    February 26th & 27th | Adventureland Inn - Altoona, IA

  • School #8

    March 12th & 13th | Radisson Hotel & Conference Center - Coralville, IA

  • School #9

    April 9th & 10th | Best Western Holiday Lodge - Clear Lake, IA

  • School #10

    April 30th & May 1st | Best Western Plus (Longbranch Hotel) - Cedar Rapids, IA

  • School #11

    June 18th & 19th | Best Western Plus (Starlite Village Motel) - Fort Dodge, IA

  • School #12

    July 30th & 31st | Quality Inn & Suites - Ames, IA