May 10th- 12th, 2022

Certified Pool Operator Course


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We will be hosting this Certified Pool Operator Course in conjunction with Water and Ice, a Canadian company specializing in the commercial swimming pool market.

Course Date: May 10th - 12th, 2022

Course Location: Garcelon Civic Center, 22 Budd Avenue St. Stephen NB E3L 1E9

Instructor: Robert Hickey

Robert has 26 years in the swimming pool industry and maintains current CPO® (Certified Pool Operator) and CPI (Certified Pool Inspector) status, as well as training other CPOs as an PHTA (Pool and Hot Tub Alliance) Instructor. He has factory training from Engineered Treatment Systems (UV installation, Service and Repair), Sta-Rite (Hydraulic Design), and SR Smith (Aquatic Accessibility and ADA Compliance). Robert also makes himself available anytime outside of office hours, can be contacted when “on the road”, is not afraid to “get in and get dirty” on service calls, and absolutely loves sharing his knowledge - while still being open to the opinion of others.

Registration Fee:
$629 + 15% HST (RNB Mbr)
$729 + 15% HST (Non-Mbr)
Includes: Registration, Exam, Workbooks

Accommodation Information:
Windsome Inn, 198 King St. St. Stephen, NB E2L 2E2
1 (506) 466 - 2130
Group name: Recreation NB Certified Pool Operator Course
Rate: $96.75 + HST (single occupancy) / $102.95 + HST (double occupancy)


May 10th:
10:00am Registration
10:30am Introductions & Orientation 11:00am Essential Calculations (review)
12:30pm Lunch
1:30pm Managing, Regulations
2:15pm Water Balance 2:45pm BREAK
3:00pm Water Balance (cont.)
3:30pm Facility Tour

May 11th:
9:00am Balance (review assignment)
9:30am Contamination
10:15am BREAK
10:30am Contamination (cont.)
11:00am Testing, Problems
12:00pm Lunch
1:00pm Controls
1:30pm Filtration, Circulation
3:00pm BREAK
3:15pm HVAC
3:45pm Facility Design & Renovation
4:15pm Maintenance & Records

May 12th:
9:00am Troubleshooting
10:15am BREAK
10:30am Review, Q & A
12:00pm Lunch
1:00pm Exam (open book)

- Calculator (NOT Cell phone / PDA)
- Pen, Pencil, Eraser, Note Paper
- Workbooks (sent out 2 weeks prior)

If you have any questions please contact:
Phone: 506-459-1929 Ext 2