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Technical Courses

The pool and hot tub industry is highly regulated. Learn from subject matter experts on how to navigate the standards, codes, and ordinances and ensure you're in compliance.


In-person courses include PHTA-hosted events as well as industry conferences and tradeshows.

Mon, November 14
PSP/Deck Expo
Las Vegas, NV
8am - 3pm
6 Hours | 0.6 IACET CEUs
$299 PHTA Member / $399 Non-member

The ISPSC is a comprehensive pool and spa code concentrating on all aspects of pool and spa design and construction. The code addresses quality, safety, energy, and conservation and built upon national consensus. The code is ANSI/APSP approved standards. Student builders will examine the benefits of adopting the code. Officials are provided an explanation of the code and the practices the code is built on. Designed to address industry professionals, including architects, engineers, building inspectors, building officials, contractors, plans examiners, plumbing inspectors, pool and spa installers, the course meets the needs for both builders and inspectors.


Learning Objectives:

  • Review code definitions
  • Examine ICC/APSP/ANSI Standards within the code
  • Examine entrapment; TDH; sanitation; disposal; storage
  • Review heaters, pumps, filtration
  • Identify hydraulic design and data requirements for permit approval
  • Calculate TDH

Instructor: Ken Gregory



Pool & Hot Tub Alliance Strategic Partners:

  • Fluidra
  • Hayward
  • Lou
  • Lyon Financial
  • MCC
  • Pentair
  • Raypak
  • WatkinsWellness

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