Seward County Community College/Area Technical School is offering a certified pool operator course from 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 19 and 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 20, in SW229 C, 1801 N. Kansas, Liberal.


The cost is $250 and the CPO certification license is good for five years.
The certified pool operator course is designed to provide the skills and knowledge necessary to safely and efficiently manage and operate swimming pools and spas, and meet the mandatory State Health Department requirements for pool operator certification.
The CPO approval is assurance to pool and spa owners from hotels, to college pools, to water parks that their facilities and swimmers are under the supervision of trained professionals. CPOs are trained in the most advanced techniques in: safety, water chemistry, maintenance, management, water testing, state health codes and requirements, pool liability, and disease control.
The course includes
Ÿ State Health Codes
Ÿ Pool Calculations
Ÿ Filtration and Recirculation
Ÿ Spas
Ÿ Disease and Accident Prevention
Ÿ Water Problems
Ÿ Water Chemistry
Ÿ Maintenance
Ÿ Renovation Energy Efficiency
Ÿ Testing
To register, call 620-417-1170 or email lori.clay@sccc.edu.