Certificate III in Swimming Pool and Spa Service

Course Details
Up to 24 Months
For more information, call us on 1800 802 482 or email us.

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.

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.

Core Units

  • 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

Elective Units

  • CPCCOHS2001A  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.

Price Breakdown:

  • 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

Endorsed by:
Australian Qualficiations Framework
Nationally Recognised Training
For more information, call us on 1800 802 482 or email us.
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