Small Pool Operators Certificate (formally Pool Carers Training)

Small Pool Operators Certificate

formally Pool Carers Training

This 2 day course is the required qualification for the operators of School Swimming Pools.

The syllabus has been designed to take the delegate through all aspects of the operation of a swimming pool, from the legal responsibilities, to pollution control, mechanical systems and hydraulics, chemical process, testing protocols, and corrective actions.

The post-course assignment is focussed on the level of understanding of what the regular water test readings mean, rather than the ability just to use a test kit, or to handle chemicals.

Suitable for - this course is for staff looking after seasonal swimming. This can be Headteachers; site managers/caretakers; class teachers; teaching assistants, parent volunteers; governors.

Refresher training required? - yes, every three years. Please book on to the Information Update Seminar for Small Pool Operators

Course dates

Date:  Tuesday 2nd April 2019 and Wednesday 3rd April 2019

Time: 9.00am - 15.30pm

Venue: Aylesbury Grammar School

Course costs

£190 per person 


Teas and coffees on arrival and throughout the day. Lunch provided

How to Book

You can now book directly with Carlton Associates


Contact us confirming: 

  • full name
  • school or service you are from
  • title and dates of course you wish to attend
  • email and telephone contact details for confirmation

Please let us know of any special dietary requirements.

01296 674412

There will be no charge if you cancel a place more than 21 days before the course date

There will be no charge if you cannot attend but a colleague can take your place but please notify the Learning & Development Team of the change.

You will be charged in full if you cancel with less than 21 days notice (irrespective of whether you transfer to another date)

Health & Safety Advisers are available to deliver a variety of in-house training courses on request, which can be delivered as part of an INSET day or as a twilight session.

Cancellation Policy

As above
Cancellations can be made up to 21 days prior to the course date with no charge – after that period the full charge of the course will be payable.

(There will be no charge for a change of date (7 days notice), with a reasonable reason, eg.Ofsted visit)

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