Sunday, January 26, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Sunday, January 26, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    The PHTA (NSPF)'s CPO course provides individuals with the basic knowledge, techniques and skills of pool and spa operations. The certification program includes training on pool and spa chemistry, testing, treatment, filtration, maintenance, automatic feeding equipment, and government requirements. All materials & exam included Please bring a calculator to class Lunch is provided... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker 1
    Trevor Sherwood
    CBP, CSP, CPO
    Pool Operation Management
    Tracks:
    • Certification

    Monday, January 27, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

      Speaker(s)
      Tracks:
      • Advanced
      • Specialty
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        Tracks:
        • General
        • Specialty
          Speaker(s)
          Tracks:
          • Certification
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            Tracks:
            • Certification
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              • Certification
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                Tracks:
                • Certification

                Monday, January 27, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

                  Running the People Side of Your Business Employment issues aren’t unique to our industry, but we have unique challenges to this already complex issue.  Get a full picture look at how to create a staff that will build your business.  During this full-day, interactive program, we’ll look at the people side... ...read more...
                  Speaker(s)
                  Speaker 1
                  Jay Forte
                  Humanetrics, LLC
                  Speaker 3
                  Mark Kremen
                  Training Unlimited
                  Speaker 2
                  Robert Kane
                  Training Unlimited
                  Tracks:
                  • General
                  • Specialty

                  Monday, January 27, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

                    The PHTA (NSPF)’s CPO course provides individuals with the basic knowledge, techniques and skills of pool and spa operations. The certification program includes training on pool and spa chemistry, testing, treatment, filtration, maintenance, automatic feeding equipment, and government requirements. All materials and exam included Please bring a calculator to class Lunch is provided... ...read more...
                    Speaker(s)
                    Speaker 1
                    Trevor Sherwood
                    CBP, CSP, CPO
                    Pool Operation Management
                    Tracks:
                    • Certification

                    Monday, January 27, 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

                    Monday, January 27, 12:30 PM - 3:45 PM

                      This seminar will cover electricity from an electrician's point of view, offering common tips, guidance and practical applications for the non-electrician.  It is designed for the pool and spa professional to increase awareness and improve safe work practices and procedures when dealing with electricity. Session Objectives: Review electricity and electrical components Understand electrical... ...read more...
                      Speaker(s)
                      Speaker 1
                      Mike Childress
                      Pentair Aquatic Systems
                      Tracks:
                      • Basic
                      • Technical

                      Monday, January 27, 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM

                      Monday, January 27, 2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

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                        Tracks:
                        • General
                        • Business
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                          • Intermediate
                          • Technical
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                            • Intermediate
                            • Technical

                            Monday, January 27, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

                              People remember experienes - how you make them feel.  In life, we look to stay connected to the people, events and places that amplify our experiences.  Think Disney.  Think Zappos.  Think Ritz-Carlton.  They don't create experiences because they are successful.  Their commitment to the customer experience is what makes them... ...read more...
                              Speaker(s)
                              Speaker 1
                              Jay Forte
                              Humanetrics, LLC
                              Tracks:
                              • General
                              • Specialty

                              Tuesday, January 28, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

                                The Certified Hot Tub Technician program covers the essentials of servicing portable and permanently installed hot tubs and spas, and equipment repair and replacement. The course is designed for individuals in the service industry who work with portable and permanently installed hot tubs and/or spas. Attendees will gain a wide... ...read more...
                                Speaker(s)
                                Speaker 1
                                Brooks Holcomb
                                Memphis Pool
                                Tracks:
                                • Certification

                                Tuesday, January 28, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

                                Tuesday, January 28, 8:30 AM - 11:45 AM

                                Tuesday, January 28, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

                                  Gain a clear understanding of the dos and don’ts of coping and tile repairs during a two hour classroom review of correct tile & coping renovation methods. Industry experts will discuss the tools you need, how to select the right materials and proper wall and surface preparation techniques. After the... ...read more...
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Speaker 2
                                  Kent Mason
                                  Pool Corp
                                  Speaker 1
                                  Lenny Maffei
                                  Pool Corp
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Specialty

                                  Tuesday, January 28, 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM

                                    Speaker(s)
                                    Tracks:
                                    • General
                                    • Business
                                      Speaker(s)
                                      Tracks:
                                      • Intermediate
                                      • Technical
                                        Speaker(s)
                                        Tracks:
                                        • Intermediate
                                        • Technical
                                          Speaker(s)
                                          Tracks:
                                          • Basic
                                          • Technical
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                                            Tracks:
                                            • Intermediate
                                            • Technical
                                              Speaker(s)
                                              Tracks:
                                              • Basic
                                              • Technical

                                              Tuesday, January 28, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

                                                This workshop will give the attendee the opportunity to learn hands-on the locations of critical heater parts and their functions.  Students will learn to identify parts such as the gas valve, 24v transformer, headers, burners and ignition source. Testing locations and parameters will be covered, such as gas test ports... ...read more...
                                                Speaker(s)
                                                Speaker 1
                                                Brad Duncan
                                                Raypak
                                                Tracks:
                                                • General
                                                • Specialty

                                                Tuesday, January 28, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

                                                  This workshop will give the attendee the opportunity to learn hands-on the locations of critical heater parts and their functions.  Students will learn to identify parts such as the gas valve, 24v transformer, headers, burners and ignition source. Testing locations and parameters will be covered, such as gas test ports... ...read more...
                                                  Speaker(s)
                                                  Speaker 1
                                                  Brad Duncan
                                                  Raypak
                                                  Tracks:
                                                  • General
                                                  • Specialty

                                                  Wednesday, January 29, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

                                                    Take a look at shotcrete pool construction like you never have before. Join industry experts as they take you through both the right ways and the wrong ways to prepare, shoot and finish a shotcrete pool shell. Through a hybrid of in-person training, as it happened multi-media presentations and interaction... ...read more...
                                                    Speaker(s)
                                                    Speaker 1
                                                    Bill Drakeley
                                                    SWD Master
                                                    Drakeley Swimming Pools
                                                    Tracks:
                                                    • Specialty

                                                    Wednesday, January 29, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

                                                    Wednesday, January 29, 8:30 AM - 11:45 AM

                                                      Speaker(s)
                                                      Tracks:
                                                      • Advanced
                                                      • Technical
                                                        Speaker(s)
                                                        Tracks:
                                                        • Advanced
                                                        • Business
                                                          Speaker(s)
                                                          Tracks:
                                                          • General
                                                          • Business
                                                            Speaker(s)
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                                                            • Intermediate
                                                            • Technical

                                                            Wednesday, January 29, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

                                                              Gain a clear understanding of the dos and don’ts of coping and tile repairs during a two hour classroom review of correct tile & coping renovation methods. Industry experts will discuss the tools you need, how to select the right materials and proper wall and surface preparation techniques. After the... ...read more...
                                                              Speaker(s)
                                                              Speaker 2
                                                              Kent Mason
                                                              Pool Corp
                                                              Speaker 1
                                                              Lenny Maffei
                                                              Pool Corp
                                                              Tracks:
                                                              • Specialty

                                                              Wednesday, January 29, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

                                                                This event is for all certification exams for those who need to test following their class (some courses included exam fees), as well as anyone who requires a retest, online course exam, or CBP/CSP exam.  Please contact 609-689-9111 for any questions and for additional details regarding exams....
                                                                Speaker(s)
                                                                Moderator 1
                                                                Pat Cava
                                                                NESPA
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                                                                  Wednesday, January 29, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

                                                                    This workshop will give the attendee the opportunity to learn hands-on the locations of critical heater parts and their functions.  Students will learn to identify parts such as the gas valve, 24v transformer, headers, burners and ignition source. Testing locations and parameters will be covered, such as gas test ports... ...read more...
                                                                    Speaker(s)
                                                                    Speaker 1
                                                                    Brad Duncan
                                                                    Raypak
                                                                    Tracks:
                                                                    • General
                                                                    • Specialty

                                                                    Wednesday, January 29, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

                                                                      The NPC requires all Certified Start-Up Technicians to be recertified every three years. The instructor will review the essentials of a good start-up as well as present many of the latest research and changes to the NPC Start-Up procedures card. Each student will learn how to "test" their test kits... ...read more...
                                                                      Speaker(s)
                                                                      Speaker 1
                                                                      Jana Auringer
                                                                      Pebble Technology
                                                                      Tracks:
                                                                      • Certification

                                                                      Wednesday, January 29, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

                                                                        This workshop will give the attendee the opportunity to learn hands-on the locations of critical heater parts and their functions.  Students will learn to identify parts such as the gas valve, 24v transformer, headers, burners and ignition source. Testing locations and parameters will be covered, such as gas test ports... ...read more...
                                                                        Speaker(s)
                                                                        Speaker 1
                                                                        Brad Duncan
                                                                        Raypak
                                                                        Tracks:
                                                                        • General
                                                                        • Specialty

                                                                        Thursday, January 30, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

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                                                                          Tracks:
                                                                          • General
                                                                          • Business
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                                                                            Tracks:
                                                                            • Intermediate
                                                                            • Technical
                                                                              Speaker(s)
                                                                              Tracks:
                                                                              • Basic
                                                                              • Technical
                                                                                Speaker(s)
                                                                                Tracks:
                                                                                • Intermediate
                                                                                • Technical