One-Day Online CPO Recertification

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$350 Per Recertification

Select Zoom Refresher Class & Same Day Exam Date

*Florida students may attend the Zoom Refresher Class and sit for the Exam on separate days, as per Florida special rules and guidelines. Zoom Refresher and Exam date may differ, as Florida rules require a Florida proctoring organization. You will be provided instructions on scheduling your exam date. We require that you schedule your exam for a time after the conclusion of the refresher/review.

*Florida CPO Recertification is $370 per certificate to accommodate for the third party proctor. 

Online CPO Recertification

To recertify your Certified Pool Operation Certification, you simply need to

  1. Register for a Refresher Class / Exam date.
  2. Send us a copy of your current CPO Certification: [email protected] (or text 909-203-1555)
  3. Take the Zoom Review Class - a “Refresher Course” - and CPO Exam

We will begin processing your order once we receive a copy of your current CPO Certification. 

You will not be required to complete the E-Learning/Online (POP) course, but simply attend the Zoom Refresher Class/Exam Date*.

Expired CPO Certification

We advise that you recertify before your CPO Certification expires.

If you are unable to recertify your CPO Certification before the expiration date, you will be required to complete the entire CPO Certification course - Pool Certs 8-10 hour self paced E-Learning/Online Course (POP) + Zoom Refresher Class/Exam - can be completed in as few as two days. 

Certified CPO Benefits and Advantages

  • Boost Credibility
  • 5-year CPO Certification (valid in all states)*
  • Electronic CPO Certificate and Wallet Card and receive copy within 4 weeks of passing your exam
  • CPO Badge that you can add to your social media and email signature that allows the industry to verify you are current and certified with PHTA
  • Receive 16 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) - approved National Environmental Health Association course

*Massachusetts recognizes this certification for THREE years (as of 1/16/23)

Online CPO Recertification Course is 100% Online

  1. Sign up for a Refresher Class & Exam Date
  2. Take Your Same Day* Zoom Refresher Class and CPO Exam with a Certified CPO Instructor
  3. Receive Your Certification - receive an electronic copy within 2 weeks and a paper certification in the mail within the month

*Florida students may attend the Zoom Refresher and take the CPO Exam on different days

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CPO Certification Requirement

The CPO Certification, considered a standard for all pool and spa maintenance technicians, is required statewide in 26 of the 50 United States.

Though CPO Certification is not required in these states statewide, it is required in these jurisdictions:

  • Baldwin County, AL
  • Cochise County, AZ
  • Pima County, AZ
  • Los Angeles County, CA
  • Cook County, IL
  • Johnson County, KS
  • Chippewa County, MO
  • Kansas City, MO
  • St. Louis, MO
  • St. Charles County, MO
  • Alleghany County, PA
  • Teton County, WY

Online CPO  Certification Restrictions

Per the PHTA and individual state regulations, we are not allowed to administer the course and proctor the exam in these jurisdictions:

  • Baldwin County, AL
  • Cochise County, AZ
  • Pima County, AZ
  • Delaware
  • Idaho
  • Iowa
  • St. Charles County, MO
  • Nebraska
  • Arlington County, VA
  • Wyoming - Teton County exceptions allowed