Course Details

Pool Operators Course Non-accredited

Upcoming Courses

Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost Single Enrol Group Enrol

This course provides candidates with the skills and knowledge to safely contribute to the water treatment and plant operations of a pool or aquatic facility.  This course will focus on conducting pool water tests, record keeping, minor maintenance of plant / equipment, systems and procedures for the maintenance of quality pool water in an aquatic recreation facility.


This course is the industry standard for pool supervisors.

Target Audience:

It is recommended that participants must be a minimum of 18 years of age.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Test pool water quality
  • Maintain aquatic facility plan and equipment
  • Develop and implement pool water maintenance procedures

Learning Methods:

Two (2) day face to face learning will consist of visual information and practical demonstrations and assessments
Special Needs and LLN Reasonable Adjustment

Surf Life Saving SA/NT recognises that students participating in its training courses may have varying learning styles and support requirements. These may include but are not limited to students with language, literacy and/or numeracy concerns, or abilities. Students with any special needs are requested to contact us prior to registering for a course to discuss suitable arrangements.

Program Benefits:

  • Surf Life Saving SA/NT provide you with the most up to date training available.
  • Our course provides you with a high level of skill and knowledge to ensure you are competent in your role as a pool operator.
  • We regularly review our content and delivery to ensure our course meets employers needs and industry standards.


  • Conduct pool water tests
  • Record test results
  • Make routine plant and equipment checks
  • Complete minor maintenance and repairs
  • Record and report maintenance and repair activities
  • Develop pool water maintenance procedures
  • Implement pool water maintenance procedures
  • Evaluate pool water maintenance procedures