Aquatic Shop Renovation


AFO Resources

Contact Gil Daws for information regarding CPO® class’s.

April 20-21 Southfield

July 19-20 Lansing 

October 5-6 Southfield

CPO® Certification Program Benefits

  • Proven educational tool
  • Widely accepted by local and state authorities
  • Covers topics necessary for pool operators including a section for local and state codes
  • Includes a comprehensive handbook that is updated regularly
  • Taught by NSPF® Certified Instructors
  • Recognized nationally and internationally
  • Gives participants a better understanding of the operator’s role in pool care, management and risk reduction
  • Eligible for IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs)


Defender Regenerative Media Filter vs. Sand Filters

ETS-UV - Ultraviolet Disinfection for Commercial Pools



Residential Pool or Hot Tub Owners

Owning an at-home pool or hot tub can be fun for the whole family. However, it is important for people who own pools or hot tubs in their homes to know how to take care of them and keep themselves and their families healthy and safe.

This site provides information for residential pool and hot tub owners on the following topics:



Swimming and other water-related activities are excellent ways to get the physical activity and health benefits needed for a healthy life. Americans swim hundreds of millions of times in pools, oceans, lakes, rivers, and hot tubs/spas each year, and most people have a safe and healthy time enjoying the water. However, it is important to be aware of ways to prevent illness, sunburn, and drowning that can occur.

This site provides information for the public about healthy swimming in public venues so that everyone can maximize the health benefits of swimming while minimizing the risk of illness and injury.

Topics include:

Aquatic Professionals

From aquatic facility designers to lifeguards, aquatic professionals are the first line of defense against illness and injury at public aquatic venues. The pages below provide information about the design, construction, operation, maintenance, and management of public aquatic venues to assist aquatic professionals in creating and maintaining healthy and safe environments for swimmers of all ages and skill levels.

Cal-Hypo Usage Accu-Tab® tablet chlorination system

Orb 3 Pros & Cons

Andy's Corner Maytronics Pool cleaner Service Tips