Sunday, January 23, 8:30 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
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Sunday, January 23, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

If the heart of a pool is the pump and filter, then the veins and arteries are the pipes that transport the fluids or gasses critical to the proper operation of the watershape.  Just like in our bodies, if the circulation system is not optimized, the whole body will not... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker 1
Dave Penton
Fluid Dynamics Pool & Spa Inc
Speaker 2
Kevin Cobabe IWI
Dynamic Pool & Spa Construction
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Monday, January 24, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Have someone new on staff who will be doing pool openings next season?  Want a refresher course for your employees or yourself so that you are ready to go on day one?  Need someone to teach employees the basics of pool openings, handling equipment, safety concerns, water chemistry testing &... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker 2
Bob Russell
CSP
Glen Gate Company
Speaker 1
Ed Cohen
CBP
Ultimate in Pool Care
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Monday, January 24, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Speaker(s)
Speaker 1
Trevor Sherwood
CBP, CSP, CPO
Pool Operation Management
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Monday, January 24, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

In this session, attendees will hear and learn from a panel of successful women who will share their experiences and tactics used to help them grow as pool and spa industry leaders. Discover new communications and business skills, gain inspiration, and meet like-minded women who want to make a difference... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker 1
Anne Obarski
Merchandise Concepts
Speaker 3
Christine Pearson
Excalibur Leak Detection
Speaker 2
Donna Coulson
Donna Coulson & Associates, LLC
Speaker 4
Sarah Garrahan
Blithe Sales Co., LLC
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Monday, January 24, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

This is a MUST-ATTEND session for anyone who is looking to increase their profits & sales but is perplexed in pricing jobs given the uncertainty of supplies, inflation, and unexpected costs & wages. Back by popular demand, join business guru, Guy Gruenberg, in this all-day workshop, as he shares his insight,... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker 1
Guy Gruenberg
Grow Consulting
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Monday, January 24, 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM

It's All About the Fundamentals. Set the foundation for a successful 2022 by sending your staff to this info-packed session full of practical knowledge that will help take them from a Rookie to an All-Star member of your team! This course provides a concise, comprehensive way to gain a better understanding... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker 1
Brian Diglio
Blue Wave Pool Service
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Monday, January 24, 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Tuesday, January 25, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tuesday, January 25, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

This advanced three-hour session will consist of classroom instruction and hands-on activity, focusing on industry best practices for proper waterproofing and glass tile installation.  Content will include common tile and waterproofing failures, waterproofing penetrations, the best suitable tile for pool installation, tools required, and proper techniques for cutting glass tile. The hands-on... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker 1
Kent Mason
Pool Corp
Speaker 1
Tom Engel
SCP Distributors
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Tuesday, January 25, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

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Tuesday, January 25, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Take part in a hands-on opportunity to learn 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 and pressures, and... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker 1
Brad Duncan
Raypak
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Wednesday, January 26, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Have someone new on staff who will be doing pool openings next season?  Want a refresher course for your employees or yourself so that you are ready to go on day one?  Need someone to teach employees the basics of pool openings, handling equipment, safety concerns, water chemistry testing &... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker 2
Bob Russell
CSP
Glen Gate Company
Speaker 1
Ed Cohen
CBP
Ultimate in Pool Care
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Wednesday, January 26, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

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Wednesday, January 26, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Open to all requiring a PHTA certification exam EXCEPT Certified Building Professional/CBP.*  If you are taking a PHTA Certification course (CMS, CST, CHTT) during the Show, you will be automatically registered for the event; additional details will be given out during your class. If you are seeking to take a Retest (except CBP*), CMS/CST... ...read more...
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Wednesday, January 26, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

This advanced three-hour session will consist of classroom instruction and hands-on activity, focusing on industry best practices for proper waterproofing and glass tile installation.  Content will include common tile and waterproofing failures, waterproofing penetrations, best suitable tile for pool installation, tools required,  and proper techniques for cutting glass tile. The... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker 1
Kent Mason
Pool Corp
Speaker 2
Tom Engel
SCP Distributors
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Wednesday, January 26, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Wednesday, January 26, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Take part in a hands-on opportunity to learn 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 and pressures, and... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker 1
Brad Duncan
Raypak
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Thursday, January 27, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open to all requiring a PHTA certification exam EXCEPT Certified Building Professional/CBP.*  If you are taking a PHTA Certification course (CMS, CST, CHTT) during the Show, you will be automatically registered for the event; additional details will be given out during your class. If you are seeking to take a Retest (except CBP*), CMS/CST... ...read more...
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