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Aquafinity is a leading provider of training and certification programs for professionals in the aquatic industry. The AFO (Aquatic Facility Operator) certification program provides participants with in-depth training on various topics, including water chemistry, filtration systems, pool maintenance, and safety regulations.

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Upcoming Courses

Dec 7 - Dec 8

Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) – Margate

Location: Margate, FL
Time: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm


Why Get AFO-Certified?

Enhanced Knowledge and Skills

The AFO certification program provides comprehensive training in the proper operation and maintenance of aquatic facilities, including pool chemistry, water circulation, filtration, and safety protocols. By becoming AFO-certified, you can gain the necessary knowledge and skills to operate an aquatic facility safely and efficiently.

Improved Safety and Legal Compliance

Aquatic facilities can pose many safety risks if not operated and maintained correctly. As an AFO-certified professional, you can help prevent accidents and injuries by following proper safety protocols. Many states and local jurisdictions require a certified operator on staff for aquatic facilities. By obtaining an AFO certification, you can meet this requirement and ensure your facility complies with local regulations.

Career Advancement

AFO certification can help you advance your career in the aquatics industry. Many employers prefer to hire AFO-certified individuals because they know they have the necessary knowledge and skills to operate and maintain their facilities properly.

What We'll Cover

  • Introduction
  • Health Department – Code Review
  • Filtration
  • Chemical Compounds Review
  • The Future: New Directions
  • Pool Water Balancing
  • Pool Water Testing
  • Aquatic Facility management
  • Design Considerations
  • Chemical Feeders
  • Sanitation
  • Disinfection
  • Qualities of a Healthy Pool
  • Circulation
  • Heating and Pool Covers
  • Specialty Chemicals
  • Breakpoint Chlorinating
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Dosages/Dosing
  • Automation and Control
  • Special Case Pools
  • Stabilization
  • Safety Considerations
  • Risk Management
  • Final Exam

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