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Dec 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, December 18, 2017 - The National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®) recently honored the organization’s active Instructors for their extraordinary performance over the past year. 

Dec 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, December 6, 2017 -  The National Swimming Pool FoundationⓇ (NSPFⓇ), leading provider of pool operator training in more than 100 countries, is excited to announce an international partnership with the Ontario Recreation Facilities Association Inc.

Nov 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, November 21, 2017 -  The National Swimming Pool Foundation’s (NSPF) Step Into Swim™ Campaign swam a great length this summer!

Nov 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, November 15, 2017 - The National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) hosted the 14th Annual World Aquatic HealthTM Conference (WAHC), an industry-leading educational forum for aquatic professionals.

Nov 2017

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – November 2, 2017 Dr. Wallace J Nichols presented the 4th Annual Blue Mind Award to Doctor Thomas Lachocki of NSPF at the 14th Annual World Aquatic Health™ Conference held in Denver, Colorado.

Oct 2017

October 30, 2017, Colorado Springs, COLORADO - The National Swimming Pool Foundation® welcomes four new members to its Board of Directors, effective November 1, 2017. 

Oct 2017

Pleatco, LLC, a leader in pool and spa filtration products, and longtime co-sponsor National Swimming Pool Foundation®(NSPF®)/GENESIS® today announced the winners of the 2017 Perfect Pool Guy and Gal Search! 

Oct 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, October 4, 2017 - The California Pool & Spa Association (CPSA) is expanding its geographic focus, forming The Pool, Spa & Aquatics Alliance (The Alliance) and combining with the National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®), effective January 1, 2018.

Sep 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, September 27, 2017 – Providing for an educated workforce, the National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®) delivers new and improved educational offerings to service technicians, pool operators, and pool builders. NSPF’s continual improvement process produces courses that prepare professionals for success in their chosen careers. 

Sep 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, September 12, 2017 - Thirteen deserving academics have been awarded the 2017 National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®) scholarships and fellowships.

Aug 2017

People love to complain about chlorine in pools—often as much as they enjoy plunging into the clean water. Chlorine-based compounds can dry out skin, turn eyes red, and produce the familiar and pungent pool smell.

Aug 2017

NSPF Instructors, students, and subscribers have an opportunity to learn more about identifying Cryptosporidium in recreational water. FREE Continuing Education credits are available for this learning opportunity created by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Aug 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, August 1, 2017 - The 14th Annual World Aquatic Health™ Conference (WAHC) will feature keynote speakers, sessions, and a new track, all of which target professional growth among any and all aquatic industry professionals.

Jul 2017
Pleatco launches the 2017 Perfect Pool Guy/Pool Gal Search with GENESIS and NSPF®.
 
GLEN COVE, N.Y. – July 26, 2017
Jul 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, July 24, 2017 - The National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®) announces recipients of the 2017 Step Into Swim™ Campaign, a 10-year initiative to create one million more swimmers. 

Jun 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, June 20, 2017 - The National Swimming Pool Foundation®’s (NSPF®) Step Into Swim™ Campaign would like to thank recent donors whose contributions have furthered the campaign’s mission of creating 1 million more swimmers. SIS enables underprivileged children across the country to learn the lifesaving skill of swimming.  

Jun 2017

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, June 12, 2017 –  Sponsored by Pentair Aquatic Systems, the International Swimming Hall of Fame (ISHOF) announced today the recipients of the 22nd Annual Paragon Awards.  

May 2017

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, May 17, 2017 -  Americans will soon head to the pool as Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of the swimming season, but a new survey reveals that there may be more in the pool than just water.​

May 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, May 15, 2017 - The World Aquatic Health™ Conference (WAHC) will provide multiple opportunities for industry leaders to network and learn.

May 2017

Niagara Falls, ON Canada, May 11, 2017— GENESIS/The National Swimming Pool Foundation® will hold five Genesis University™ classes at the 2017 Canadian Pool & Spa Conference & Expo.

May 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, May 2, 2017—Water Safety USA, a consortium of 14 national governmental and non-governmental organizations, announces the 2017 water safety message: “Designate a water watcher—supervision could save a life.”

Mar 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, March 29, 2017 - Early Registration opens on Monday, April 3 for the 2017 World Aquatic Health™ Conference (WAHC™) at thewahc.org

Preventing Pee in Public Pools
Mar 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, March 7, 2017 - The National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®), has recommendations to improve water and air quality by reducing urine in pools.

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Feb 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, February 22, 2017 - The National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) is pleased to introduce a comprehensive blended training program to the aquatic industry: Advanced Service Technician™ Course. 

Swim To Win -Step Into Swim Recipients
Feb 2017

Colorado, COLORADO SPRINGS, February 15, 2017 - The National Swimming Pool FoundationⓇ (NSPFⓇ) is accepting 2017 grant applicants for the Step Into SwimTM Campaign.

Feb 2017

Colorado Springs, Colorado, February 7, 2017 - The National Swimming Pool FoundationⓇ (NSPFⓇ) has made three changes to the Board of Directors which became effective as of January 1, 2017.

Jan 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, January 24, 2017 - The Master Pools Guild (MPG) has donated another $40,000 to the National Swimming Pool FoundationⓇ's (NSPFⓇ) Step Into Swim™ Campaign. 

Jan 2017

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, January 10, 2017 - The National Swimming Pool FoundationⓇ (NSPFⓇ) is proud to announce the eighth installment of the Pool & Spa Operator™ Handbook since 2004.

Jan 2017

January 6, 2017, Colorado Springs, COLORADO – The Board of Directors of The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals and the National Swimming Pool Foundation® announce today they will not continue with the unification process to consolidate the two organizations.