Certified Pool Operator

We offer training and certification programs to ensure you are prepared for your job as a pool operator. This program follows the nationally recognized National Swimming Pool Foundation curriculum. Details of our Certified Pool/Spa Operators Courses are provided below. All courses are open to the public! To register for either of the courses below, please follow the link at the bottom of the page.

Course Descriptions

CPO 2-day Classroom Course

Class Schedule: 9am-5pm each day

Classroom Training: You attend a two day course, receiving many handouts, notes, and materials to use on the exam the 2nd day.

Tuition: $345.00, includes materials, textbook, examination, five year certification and a subscription to the CPO Newsletter.

activities of a certified pool operator

CPO 1-day Fusion Course

Class Schedule: 9am-5pm - attend 2nd day ONLY of any course

Online Training: You will receive an online code to an 8-10 hour training that can be done on your own schedule, prior to attending the second day of any of our regularly scheduled courses. The day you attend you will have a brief review followed by the exam.

Tuition: $365.00, includes an access code to online materials for 6months, textbook, examination, five year certification.

Specials! Special rates available for employees, customers for 2018 season, and large groups. If interested, please contact Danielle 630-853-6101 for further information.

What To Bring To Class:

  • Calculator
  • Pencil/Pen & Paper
  • Note taking materials
  • Lunch or money for lunch

Course Dates, Time, & Locations



Thu - Fri, 01/23/20 - 01/24/20, 9am - 5pm 1034 Lunt Ave
Schaumburg, IL 60193


Thu - Fri, 02/20/20 - 02/21/20, 9am - 5pm 1034 Lunt Ave
Schaumburg, IL 60193


Mon - Tue, 03/23/20 - 03/24/20, 9am - 5pm 1034 Lunt Ave
Schaumburg, IL 60193


Thu - Fri, 04/09/20 - 04/10/20, 9am - 5pm 1034 Lunt Ave
Schaumburg, IL 60193


Thu - Fri, 04/23/20 - 04/24/20, 9am - 5pm
1034 Lunt Ave
Schaumburg, IL 60193


Mon - Tue, 05/11/20 - 05/12/20, 9am - 5pm
1034 Lunt Ave
Schaumburg, IL 60193


Mon - Tue, 05/18/20 - 05/19/20, 9am - 5pm
1034 Lunt Ave
Schaumburg, IL 60193

Main intersection: Wright and Wise; travel south on Wright; turn right on Lunt; office is on right hand side about 1 mile down on Lunt Ave.

Please arrive early to find parking on the street!

If you have questions, please call Danielle 630-853-6101 or email at danielle@aquaguardmanagement.com.

To register for an above course or orientation, please click here to visit our online store.