Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) October 11, 2013
The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) Career Institute, the nation’s premier pool, spa, and hot tub education provider, will feature the APSP CHTT Certified Hot Tub Technician® course as part of its education and certification line-up at the 2013 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, being held Nov. 9-14 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev.
The CHTT course is held over two days and focuses on the specialized needs of technicians who service and repair all different makes and models of hot tubs. The course, taught by experienced technicians who can explain the theory and practice of hot tub repair and field your questions, will touch on key topics such as hot tub installation, structures and finishes, service and maintenance, water chemistry, seasonal care and troubleshooting.
"Customers understand that professionals with the CHTT Certified Hot Tub Technician® designation have the technical training to troubleshoot various hot tub problems and get them back to enjoying their hot tubs quickly and efficiently," said Michael Reed, APSP Director of Professional Development. "By pursuing the CHTT certification, technicians demonstrate a commitment to being the best in their field, an aspect of professionalism not lost on today's consumer."
The CHTT course will be held on Sunday, Nov. 10 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and on Monday, Nov. 11 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Upon completion, attendees will receive 16.0 technical credit hours of APSP continuing education. John Schaedler, CHTT, Vice President of Operations/Facilities at Aqua Quip and Brooks Holcomb, CHTT, Service Manager at Memphis Pool, will serve as instructors. Those who qualify may take the CHTT exam at Expo on Tuesday, Nov. 12.
To begin your path toward joining an elite group of certified technicians, register for the CHTT course by visiting PoolSpaPatio.com. For more information about APSP education programs, contact the Career Institute at 703.838.0083 ext 274.
About the APSP Career Institute
APSP’s Career Institute is the country’s premier pool, spa and hot tub education provider. Offered in classrooms around the country, as self-study programs and in an online format, Career Institute courses are all based upon the nationally recognized ANSI/APSP/ICC pool and spa standards. This means participants are learning building techniques and service and repair methods that are based on current technologies and sound research. APSP Certified professionals use state-of-the-art technology to deliver and service quality pools, spas and hot tubs. To see complete course and certification offerings, visit Education.APSP.org.
The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) is the world’s oldest and largest association representing swimming pool, hot tub, and spa manufacturers, distributors, manufacturers’ agents, designers, builders, installers, suppliers, retailers, and service professionals. Dedicated to the growth and development of its members’ businesses and to promoting the enjoyment and safety of pools and spas, APSP offers a range of services, from professional development to advancing key legislation and regulation at the federal and local levels, to consumer outreach and public safety. APSP is the only industry organization recognized by the American National Standards Institute to develop and promote national standards for pools, hot tubs, and spas. For more information, visit APSP.org.