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Upcoming 60 hour Course: Must take all modules.

Pool & Spa Service Certification - 2024
This is a four module certification, must take all modules:

  • Module 1: Wed., Feb. 21 - Thurs., Feb. 22
    Orange County Convention Center, West Hall E, Orlando
    In conjunction with the Everything Under the Sun Expo (lunch included)
  • Module 2: Thurs., March 7 - Fri., March 8
    FSPA T.E.C. Center, Sarasota
  • Module 3: Thurs., March 21 - Fri., March 22
    FSPA T.E.C. Center, Sarasota
  • Module 4: Thurs., April 4 - Fri.., April 5
    FSPA T.E.C. Center, Sarasota


Class times are typically 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily with 1 hour lunch break

Registration through the Everything Under the Sun Expo

To be added to the e-mail list to receive updates when this is scheduled, e-mail Courtney at education@FloridaPoolPro.com.
"As a new pool route business owner, I found this experience to be amazing. I learned more about the pool industry than I ever thought I would. Jeff is a phenomenal instructor with years of experience and knowledge. His guidance and support will be carried with me for many years. I feel that this class would be of great value to anyone already in business or just starting out like myself. Thank you to all at FSPA for offering this education, please keep up the good work you all do." - R.E.M. Jr.

  • "The 60 hour program was one of the best investments I have made into myself and my business. I originally enrolled in the program just for the licensing benefits. However; the content of the program has advanced my career and knowledge significantly.  How amazing it was to get my FPPS designation and the 60 hour certificate in one package. The other benefit I made was the connection with other pool professionals in the program."

    Josh McCarthy, Owner of McPools, Inc.
  • Congratulations on earning your Swimming Pool & Spa Certification! Kiel Sullivan, San Juan Pools, Lakeland --- Suehn Stephanie, Oasis Pool & Spa Supplies & Services, Lake Placid -- Michael Brownfield, Slash and Spray, Eustis -- Anthony Davis, Gold Medal Pool Service, St. Petersburg -- Joshua Gonzalez, Hakuna Matata Pools, Palm City -- Tyler Johnson, Pool Works, Auburndale -- Aaron Nagler, Rising Sun Pool & Spa, Palm Springs Congratulations

Need a service license? The Florida Swimming Pool Contractor Pre-Licensure Certification Course is your answer!

The Swimming Pool & Spa Service Certification Course is a 60 Hour course (Including WS, WC, BP, and L&R)  and helps you meet the education requirements of Florida Statue 489.111 and substitutes for three years of experience. This is not an exam prep course (it does not address the business portion of the exam, it does not prepare you for the exam and it does not provide you with the books you need for the exam).

The course  must be taken as part of the FSPA pre-licensure program. Taking courses offered elsewhere will not count toward the pre-license requirement. After successful completion of all course requirements (Passing Exam required) a certificate will be awarded to submit to the CILB with application for licensure. As part of qualification for licensure the Applicant is required to meet required one (1) year/2000 hours of experience under the guidance of a licensed contractor.

Course # 0610552 - FPSA d/b/a FSPA CILB providership # 0000917

How much will it cost me?

The price for non-members is $2,200 plus a $300 enrollment fee; FSPA member price is $2,200 plus $50 enrollment fee. The price includes course manual and workbook, handouts and  FP2S certificate (must pass test).

Course Content

  • Practical knowledge for technicians
  • Construction and design/pool finishes
  • Pool equipment
  • Hydraulics and pool systems
  • Filters
  • Pool heaters
  • Water chemistry
  • Water testing
  • Spas and hot tubs
  • General maintenance and safety
  • Customer service and sales

Payment is prior to the first module, check or credit cards are accepted. If you have any questions, contact, Education Program Manager at Phone: 941-952-9293 or email: Education@FloridaPoolPro.com.

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