education and events

GENESIS Education & Certification

GENESIS® is an education-driven organization that seeks to “EDUCATE. CERTIFY. CONNECT.” watershape professionals. GENESIS®’s technical education is the most comprehensive in the game and establishes the highest standards in the pool and spa industry.

There are three levels of association with GENESIS® — Associate, SWD Registered, and SWD Master. Check out the full list of who has received the highest level pool and spa education here:

  • GENESIS® SWD Master: This certification is reserved for the upper echelon of SWD members who have proven their quality, professionalism, ethics, and business prowess.
  • GENESIS® SWD Registered: SWD members who have completed relevant rigorous coursework and who complies with the principles outlined in the Standard Operating Procedure for GENESIS® Membership Classifications.
  • GENESIS® Associate: Associates who have completed relevant coursework who complies with the principles outlined in the Standard Operating Procedure for GENESIS® Membership Classifications.

GENESIS® Symposium

 

 

The GENESIS® Symposium is a new virtual conference for pool builders. The GENESIS® Symposium runs from March 16–18 and will include a combination of pre-recorded and live sessions.

This three-day immersive event is bringing together the best of GENESIS® faculty to present information encompassing all of the necessary disciplines for building a structurally sound water vessel. Concurrent programs will be presented in the areas of construction, design, business, and engineering.

Offering over 25 hours of education with corresponding CEUs, the GENESIS® Symposium offers a perfect opportunity for pool builders to earn credits while meeting industry experts and others in the industry.

The virtual platform will remain open through April 30 so attendees can return and watch sessions on-demand as well.

Upcoming Education

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