Public Pools and Spas
This program regulates public pools and spas in El Dorado County. Public pools include swimming pools, spa pools, and wading pools at apartments, condominiums, townhouses, hotels, motels, schools, community centers, health clubs, mobile home parks, campgrounds, and resorts. The goal of this program is to ensure that all public pools are free of safety hazards and any risk of communicable diseases. Activities of this program include:
Environmental Health Division does not inspect private pools or spas maintained by individuals for the use of family and friends.
Professional Pool and Spa Operator Course (PPSO)Offered through The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals2111 Eisenhower AveAlexandria, VA 22314(703) 833-0083http://www.apsp.org/
Certified Pool/Spa Operator's Course (CPO)Offered at various times and locations throughout southern CaliforniaNational Swimming Pool Foundation4775 Granby CircleColorado Springs, CO 80919(719) 540-9119http://nspf.comAquatic Facility Operator Certification (AFO)National Recreation and Parks Association22377 Belmont Ridge RoadAshburn, VA 20148-4501(800) 626-6772http://www.nrpa.org