Aquatic Facility Operators Course

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October - Hampton VA

Aquatic Facility Operator Certification Course

Wednesday, October 25 - Thursday, October 26, 2017:  8am-6pm
Sponsored by VRPS Aquatics Resource Group

Fort Monroe Community Center
100 Stilwell Drive,
Hampton, VA 23651

(703) 435-6532
Coordinator Contact: Willa Suter

This 2-day course provides in-depth instruction in all facets of aquatic facility operation and management including:

  • filtration,
  • disinfection,
  • water testing and treatment,
  • design considerations,
  • facility management,
  • risk management,
  • facility troubleshooting,
  • and much more.

The AFO certification course is a training program specifically designed to meet the needs of those working in public, semi-public and municipal pool or waterpark facilities. 

Upon successful completion of the AFO course and exam, participants will be certified by the National Recreation and Park Association. Attendance on both days earns 1.5 CEUs.

Certification is valid for 5 years and is renewable.


Hotel information:

Hotel Reservation Link:  $105 VRPS rate good until October 3, 2017 or until block is filled.
Group Code "VRP".

Holiday Inn Express
1813 West Mercury Boulevard
Hampton, VA 23666


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