Select from the options below to view the course schedule.

If you would like to learn more about, or register for a Pool Operator courses listed in the schedules below, please connect with the the Registration Contact.  As events are changing daily, please connect with the registration contact to determine if courses are running.

Please note: BCRPA is not responsible for registration or setting course fees. 

Pool Operator Level 1 Course Listings

Pool Operator Level 1 is an introductory course. Students attending the sessions will be exposed to information that will help them develop an understanding of Swimming Pool Operations and Maintenance.  This listing is accurate to the best of our knowledge. However, things are changing daily so please connect with the registration contact to confirm.

(Last updated March 30, 2021) 
Dates Host Location Registration Contact Open to Public
 March 27 & 28, 2021

9am - 5pm

Johnson Bentley Pool

West Kelowna BC

To register for the course please call Johnson Bentley Pool at 778-797-7665  Yes

April 10 & 11 2021

9am - 5pm

Minoru Centre

Richmond BC

To register for the course please contact 604.233.6225 or visit the web page:

 https://www.richmond.ca/parksrec/about/registration.htm

Yes

April 22 & 23, 2021

9am - 5pm

Riverlodge Recreation Centre                     

City of Kitimat

To register for this course please contact Riverlodge at (250) 632-8970 or visit www.kitimat.ca.

Yes

May 8 & 9, 2021

9am - 5pm

Johnson Bentley Pool

West Kelowna BC

To register for the course please call Johnson Bentley Pool at 778-797-7665  Yes
May 10 & 11, 2021

Nita Lake Lodge

Whistler BC

To register for the course please call Kathryn at 604-966-5703 or kathryn@nitalakelodge.com Yes

Jun 26 & 27, 2021

9am - 5pm

Johnson Bentley Pool

West Kelowna BC

 To register for the course please call Johnson Bentley Pool at 778-797-7665  Yes

Pool Operator Level 2 Course Listings

Pool Operator Level 2 covers the pre-requisite topics of Level 1 in more depth and allows the students to develop specific competence in the areas of pool operation. Its certification procedure includes 100% attendance, passing a written examination and completion of a practical. You will be required to show proof of your Level 1 Certification. 

(Last updated March 30, 2021)
Dates Host Location Registration Contact Open to Public

April 24 & 25, 2021

9am - 5pm

Riverlodge Recreation Centre

City of Kitimat

To register for this course please contact Riverlodge at (250) 632-8970 or visit www.kitimat.ca. Yes

May 8 & 9 2021

9am - 5pm

 Minoru Centre

Richmond BC

To register for the course please contact 604.233.6225 or visit the web page:

 https://www.richmond.ca/parksrec/about/registration.htm

 Yes

 May 12 & 13, 2021

 Nita Lake Lodge

Whistler BC

To register for the course please call Kathryn at 604-966-5703 or kathryn@nitalakelodge.com

 Yes

Pool Operator Instructor Courses

Upcoming Course Dates:

No courses scheduled at this time.

Vancouver, BC

If you are interested in becoming a Pool Operator Course Instructor, please contact BCRPA at education@bcrpa.ca.ca or (604) 629-0965 ext 260.

Please email a completed application form to education@bcrpa.bc.ca if you would like to be considered as a candidate for the upcoming course.

Click HERE for the Application Form.

Click HERE for the Guidelines and Responsibilities.

Cost:

BCRPA Member Cost: $670

Non-Member Cost: $770

Course Pre-requisites

  • Successful completion of BCRPA Level 1 and Level 2 Pool Operator Course
  • Experience instructing adult learners
  • Experience operating pools and hot tubs