Offering Certified pool operator training, 100% online. 
In person courses will be limited going forward.

CPO classes presented by Armando Esparza

Award-winning instructor  

       Commercial pool service available in the

Sacramento area call for a quote



In class room  courses 0ffered throughout California & Western Nevada.

Pool and Hot Tub Alliance's

Certified Pool operator course



Below are the materials that are provided with registration in a CPO course. If you need an extra copy of any of the books they are available for purchase.  

Course options

Certified Pool Operator Handbook Only

(SKU #10-005)

If you just need a copy of the book

Price: $59.95 


 Tax shipping and handling will be applied to all book orders.

Books will be shipped within 24 to 48 hours for all orders

Certified pool operator course workbook

(SKU #15-000)

This workbook accompanies the CPO course. It has examples of all of the math problems which are covered in the CPO course. It also has examples of the comprehension questions that are on the CPO exam. 

Price: $25.07

Pool Math workbook

(SKU #10-008)

Use this book to learn how to calculate:

Pool surface area

Pool water volume

Chemical dosage amounts

Saturation index

Filter surface area

Flow rate

Filter flow rate capacity

Turnover rate

Heater sizing

Spa water draining frequency

Make-up water amount

Maximum user load

Total dynamic head


Price: $19.99

Certified Pool Operator Course

(SKU #10-001)

Certified Pool Operator Course (English)

Includes NSPF certified pool operator manual and math notebook. Student must pass certification exam to obtain certificate. Allow 4 to 6 weeks for certificate to arrive from NSPF.

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Certified pool operator handbook and math workbook are included with registration fees.
Lunch is not included.
Price $300.00

Certified Pool Operator Course (Spanish)

(SKU #10-002)


Includes NSPF certified pool operator manual in Spanish and math notebook.Student must pass certification exam to obtain certificate. Allow 4 to 6 weeks for certificate to arrive from NSPF.

Please note which class you would like to attend

Price $350.00

This price only valid for a refresher course. A student that is recertifying there certification. With the stipulation that there certification has not as of yet expired. (Refresher course) 

$200.00 (SKU #13-000)

Please email for details. 

Certified Pool Operator Course (RETAKE ONLY)

(SKU #10-004)

If you did not successfully pass the exam you are eligible to retake the exam at this rate. Student must bring their copy of the CPO handbook. Otherwise an additional $65.00 fee will apply. 




Basic training class

(SKU #10-006)

Just what you need to know 

The basics of pool maintenance presented at your property

4 hour class covering

Module 1 Water Balance

Module 2 Disinfection

Module 3 Water testing (Poolside)

Module 4 Circulation (Pump room)

Module 5 Facility safety

Minimum of five people in attendance

Handbook included

Only available in Sacramento area

Price: $249.99 up to five in attendance

$49.99 per person for each additional person in attendance

call 866.825.1609 to setup a class at your property

CPO class: Refunds within 14 days of the date of class less below as long as CPO handbook and workbook are returned. 50% refund within 7 days of the class, 6 days or less no refunds.

Refunds will be less.

Handling $21.25

Shipping cost $7.15

If student cannot make it to the class.

Student may reschedule for the next class that is available, space permitting.

Book Orders: Accepted within 30 days less 15% restocking fee

On line passcodes: No returns on codes

Products: Accepted within 30 days less 15% restocking fee

No returms after 90 days