HOURS/CEUS: 24 hours (24 PHTA CEUs)
Cost: $1,399 Early Bird Member $1,899 Early Bird Non-Member $1,599 Member $2,099 Non-Member
- Identify pool finish problems and solutions.
- Review best circulation practices.
- Examine filtration, hydraulics, and electrical functions.
The Service Technician Course (CST) provides 24-hours of education for service technicians looking to elevate their knowledge. The course reviews common problems regarding pool finishes and examines potential solutions. Students will explore circulation, filtration, hydraulics, and electricity, culminating in a well-rounded understanding of potential problems and solutions. The exam fee is included in registration and will be proctored on-site. Upon successful completion of the course and CST certification exam, students will have earned the certification title of Certified Service Technician.
- CST Instruction
- PHTA Service Technician Manual
- CST Workbook
- Super Pass for 2022 PSP/Deck Expo 2022
- Lunches for the duration of the course
How to Take Your Exam:
PHTA will be offering certification exams on-site on Tuesday, November 15. There are two time slots for students to choose (excludes CPO®, which will be administered by paper after the course); times are 9:00 am- 12:00 pm or 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm. If you wish to take an exam at Expo, you must complete and submit the proper certification application for approval and pay the application fee at least two weeks prior to the start of the event.
Walk-up exam registration will be accepted, but subject to availability. We encourage you to book early to ensure a seat for testing.