Certified Pool Operator


This certification program is taught over a two-day period by a certified instructor to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary for pool and spa operations, including: pool and spa chemistry testing, treatment, filtration, maintenance, automatic feeding equipment and government requirements.

This certification is valid for five years and is widely accepted by local and state authorities, as well as recognized on a national and international level. This course give participants a better understanding of the operator's role in pool care management.

For more information about the CPO course, CLICK HERE or contact Cheryl Eddins, Assistant Director for Aquatics, at (828) 262- 8707. You may also e-mail Cheryl by clicking here .

In classroom only. This course does not utilize the pool.

Class Course Dates TBA


  Full Course Recertification Blended Learning Pool Operator Fusion
ASU Students $200.00 $125 $100 $75
Faculty/ Staff $225.00 $125 $120 $80

CPO Registration Form


Contact Us

Student Recreation Center
150 Bodenheimer Drive
Boone , NC 28608

Phone: (828) 262-8707

Email: eddinscj@appstate.edu

SRC Office: (828) 262-2100
UREC Hotline (828) 262-UREC
(for game schedules and cancellations)
SRC Console: (828) 262-8704
Quinn Rec Center: (828) 262-3035

A department of UREC in the division of Student Affairs.