Course Info

What is CPO?
Certified Pool Operator training is a nationally recognized course, followed by written examination which teaches advanced techniques in safety, water chemistry, maintenance and management. This course is recognized as a standard of the industry. The CPO seal of approval is assurance to pool and spa owners, from motels to Olympic sized municipal and college pools, that their facilities and their swimmers are under the supervision of trained/certified professionals. Those who complete the program and examination receive certification and a registration number which is valid for five years.

Who should attend?
Pool Managers, Pool Directors, Motel Personnel, Apartment/Condo/Building Managers, Spa Personnel, Maintenance Personnel, Health Club Owners & Directors, Camp
Aquatic Staff, Recreation Facility Managers and others who need facts about pool operations.

$360.00  Register at 

Class Locations.  Cheyenne in April and Casper in May.

Please register at least one week before class date. 

CPO Wyoming, LLC.
Pat Kirk
PO Box 532
Story, WY 82842

What to bring?
Please bring the following to the CPO class you attend:

  • Calculator
  • Pen, pencil and highlighter
  • Your copy of the Wyoming Regulations for Swimming Pools, Spas and similar installations or download here

Wyoming Pool/Spa Regulations
Chapter 1, Section 8 of the Wyoming Regulations for Swimming Pools, Spas & Similar Installations requires all general use and limited use public pools/spas to have a person certified in pool operations. Successful completion of the CPO class will fulfill this code requirement.

Fusion CPO Course
This is an online training program that will lead to CPO certification. The online curriculum follows the 18 chapters of the PHTA Pool and Spa Operator Handbook. Students work at their convenience to complete all 18 chapters. A “Certificate of Completion” is printed and taken to either a 1 day fusion course or to the 2nd day of a 2 day traditional course. This course is more applicable to a student that has been previously certified as a pool operator or a student knowledgeable with pool operations and has computer experience.

Traditional CPO Course 
This 2 day course covers all 18 chapters of the PTHA Pool & Spa Operator Handbook and the Wyoming Regulations for Swimming Pools, Spas, and Similar Installations. This course is helpful for students that prefer instructor/student interaction. Ample time is devoted to cover issues and answer questions and is more applicable to the first-time operator

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