This qualification provides the individual with the competencies required to routinely maintain swimming pools and spas in domestic, commercial and public settings.
This is a qualification for people working in the swimming pool and spa service sector. It applies to pool and spa technicians in the field who apply analytic and problem-solving skills to treat water quality problems, as well as install, service and repair the key systems and components of domestic swimming pools and spas.
Due to the funding options available, we have 2 different types of enrolment forms.
If you are based in NSW or QLD and wish to apply for government funding, click here to enrol
If you are based in any other state and wish to enrol, click here to enrol
A nationally recognised qualification
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
The following combination of units are recommended to meet the required training and employability outcomes.
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
CPPCMN3005 Complete client documentation
CPPDSM3009 Maintain workplace safety in the property industry
CPPSPS3001 Handle, transport and store swimming pool and spa chemicals safely
CPPSPS3002 Perform basic swimming pool and spa measurements and calculations
CPPSPS3003 Maintain swimming pools and spas
CPPSPS3004 Maintain swimming pools and spa water circulation and filtration systems
CPPSPS3005 Maintain swimming pools and spa dosing systems
CPPSPS3006 Maintain swimming pools and spa cleaning and vacuuming systems
CPPSPS3008 Work in the swimming pool and spa servicing industry
SISCAQU001 Test pool water quality
SISCAQU004 Develop and implement pool water maintenance procedures
CPCCWHS2001 Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
CPPSPS3007 Maintain swimming pool and spa heating systems
CPPSPS3009 Maintain swimming pool and spa stock
CPPSPS3010 Sell swimming pool and spa products and services
CPPSPS3011 Use and maintain business technology related to swimming pool and spa servicing
CPPSPS3012 Access and apply information from swimming pool and spa technician manuals
Online Self-Paced Learning
Recognition of Prior Learning
Up to 24 Months
IRLearning is proud to be able to offer for the CPP31218 Certificate III in Swimming Pool and Spa Service under funding programs in NSW and QLD.
From 1 January 2015, Smart and Skilled provides eligible students in NSW with an entitlement to government subsidised training.
Students who hold a previous Qualification – $1580
Students who do not hold a previous Qualification – $1320
Students applying for Recognition of Prior Learning – $630
Students who are receiving government benefits – $240
Students who are Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander – $0
Smart and Skilled is a reform of the NSW Vocational Education and Training (VET) system. It aims to help people in NSW get the skills they need to find a job and advance their careers.
For full conditions of eligibility please visit the Smart and Skilled website.
The program is open to any Queensland resident aged 15 years or over who is no longer at school (with the exception of VET in Schools students) and is an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Australian permanent resident (including humanitarian entrants), or a temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency.
Prospective students must not have or be enrolled in a certificate III level or higher qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundations skills training.
Upon receiving your enrolment we will make the application and advise if you are eligible or not.
If eligible the cost will reduce to $2000