AFO Aquatic Facility Operator Course
March 15-16, 2017
Derby Recreation Commission
801 E. Market
$260 - Member
$285 - Non Member
*Fees go up after January 24, 2017
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April 26-27, 2017.
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Sleep Inn & Suites
651 E 71st St. South
Haysville KS 67060
Group: Kansas Rec & Parks
Rate: $83.00 + 14.5% Tax
2 Queen Beds, No Smoking
The Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) Course is a 2-day training program designed to meet the needs of those working in public and semi-public recreational pool or water park facilities. The AFO Course offers unique discussions on risk management and pool management as well as training in proper water chemistry, water chemistry challenges and solutions. The current Aquatic Facility Operators Manual will be sent to each full course registrant prior to the course.
Upon successful completion of the AFO Course and 50 question open book exam, participants will be certified for 5 years by the National Certification Board in coordination with the National Recreation and Park Association.
Who Should Attend
Aquatic Directors, Recreation Directors, Water Park Directors, Pool Managers, Aquatic Supervisors, Resort/Hotel/Motel Staff, and any staff member responsible for the operation, maintenance and management of an aquatic facility.
AFO COURSE AND EXAM SCHEDULE - DERBY:
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 (Derby)
7:45am Check In
12:00 Lunch (provided)
Alkalinity Pool Water Testing
Calcium Special Pool Problems
Water Balance Automation
6:00pm End of Day One (this day could end early)
Thursday, March 16, 2017 (Derby)
NOTE: Training is 7:00am-5:00pm on March 16th.
Routine and Preventative Maintenance
Seasonally Operated Pools
Spas and Warm Water Pools
Pool Heating and Energy
Renovation, Modernization and
Designing the Pool of Tomorrow
Accident Prevention Budgeting
11:30 Lunch (Provided)
12:30pm Review Training Material
2:00pm Final Exam
5:00pm End of Course