Pool & Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA) Officially Launched
World Aquatic Health Conference 2019
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PHTA Begins Operation

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, and Alexandria, VA, April 2, 2019­—The Pool & Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA) officially launched April 1, unifying the National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF) and the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP).

WAHC 2019 and Model Aquatic Health Code

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, April 1, 2019­—Registration for the 16th Annual World Aquatic Health™ Conference (WAHC) is now open. The WAHC will be held in Williamsburg, Virginia at the Williamsburg Lodge on October 16–18, 2019. Opening registration discounts end on May 31st.


Colorado Springs, COLORADO, and Alexandria, VA, January 22, 2019­—The National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF) and the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) today announced that the organizations will unify to form the Pool & Hot Tub Alliance.  The unification was approved by the boards of directors of both organizations on January 18 and 19, respectively, and work is currently underway to establish and formalize governance, structure, and operations.  The unified organization is scheduled to officially begin operations on April 1.


2019 Pool Safely Grant Application

Applications for the CPSC's Pool Safely Grant Program are being accepted until June 5, 2019.

Prevention Advisor March 2019 | Aquatics & Women's Health

This month, we’ve been following two threads that are vital for our industry: Women’s History Month and—since the season’s upon us—all things workforce. 

Feb 2019 AHBB Aquatics & Black Health

In honor of Black History Month, we’ve been promoting stories about the vital work of people and organizations we admire, in celebration of their efforts to increase water access and fight for health equity in communities of color.