Pool Operator Training - EH: Minnesota Department of Health

Pool Operator Training

Public pools in the State of Minnesota are required to have a certified pool operator. They are also required to post the operator's certification. A trained certified operator must successfully complete a recertification course at least once every five years.

The following are links to specific Pool Code that CPOs may find helpful:
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Approved Pool Operator Training Courses

Aquatic Facility Operator Course

National Recreation and
Park Association

22377 Belmont Ridge Road
Ashburn, VA 20148-4501
800-626-6772
Horizon Chemical Company
2125 Energy Park Drive
Saint Paul, MN 55108
651-917-3075
800-969-0454

Certified Pool Operator Training

National Swimming
Pool Foundation

4775 Granby Circle
Colorado Springs, CO 80919
719-540-9119
Olympic Pools - CPO Training
135 Atwood Street South
Shakopee, MN 55379
952-224-2200, ext. 3
Certified Pool Trainers
of Iowa & Minnesota

65910 - 267th Street
St. Alden, MN 56009
800-253-7235
MC & R Pools & Spas
2409 E. Benson Rd
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
605-335-7381
Commercial Pool &
Spa Supplies, Inc.

1167 East Highway 36
Maplewood, Minnesota 55109
651-766-6666
Thatcher Pools & Spas
2894 Eastwood Road SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-288-2639
800-795-1250
Horizon Chemical Co.
2125 Energy Park Drive
Saint Paul, MN 55108
651-917-3075
800-969-0454
Pisces Pools Inc.
7600 West 27th St., #222
St. Louis Park, MN 55904
763-545-6989

Online Only Aquatic Facility and Pool Operator Training

Online courses have the same accreditation as other courses.

Aquatic Training Institute
800-385-0270
Human Kinetics Aquatic
Education Center
Updated Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 04:12PM