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GENESIS® University works closely with the following partners to extend education beyond our core programs. We accept their accredited programs as elective units towards certification and continuing education requirements. Presenting, our Education Partners:
ClearWater Tech, LLC
ClearWater Tech hosts a 6-hour training course at their manufacturing facility in San Luis Obispo, CA. Beginning with a brief introduction, history, and use of ozone, the class quickly moves to the details of corona discharge hardware, control systems, and safety considerations. After reviewing the specifics of their ozone equipment students break-down and rebuild certain elements in a thorough maintenance and repair training session.
National Swimming Pool Foundation
NSPF hosts several classes for various topics from compliance training to professional development. Their flagship Certified Pool-Spa Operator® (CPO) Basic Course is a requirement for our Service Professional and Retail Professional certifications but you can extend that training into advanced topics for commercial aquatic facilities. We are also presenting programs at their annual World Aquatic Health Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana.
American Concrete Institute
ACI uses multiple committees to develop standards and building codes relevant to the watershaping industry. Committee 318 is responsible for the Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete which includes both cast-inplace and shotcrete placement methods. We are members of ACI and we support and promote their codes.
38800 Country Club Drive
Farmington Hills, MI 48331-3439
T: (248) 848-3780
American Shotcrete Association
ASA participates in the ACI committees and produces their own Position Statements on best practices for shotcrete operations. We are members of ASA and we support and promote their standards and guidelines.
Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD)
APLD has participated in teaching programs through Genesis University™ and they accept our programs for their members’ continuing education requirements.
4305 North Sixth Street, Suite A
Harrisburg, PA 17110
T: (717) 238-9780
Bundesverband Schwimmbad & Wellness E.V.
BSW translates to the Federal Association for Swimming Pools & Wellness in Germany. Primarily focused on the residential market, they educate and connect builders, owners, architects, and other professionals similar to the way GENESIS® connects its members. They also host an annual tradeshow: Aquanale which had approximately 26,600 visitors from 117 countries in 2017! We support our international connections through this prestigious organization.
Carecraft is a group of independent pool professionals who have joined together for the purpose of promoting the highest standards of continuing education, providing exceptional Member service, and using their collective buying power to secure the best available pricing on pool, spa, and backyard components. They were the first group to identify Genesis University™ as their primary educational partner and we continue to teach classes at their annual meeting.
Florida Swimming Pool Association
The Florida Swimming Pool Association has utilized Genesis University™ education for their annual conferences.
2555 Porter Lake Drive, Suite 106
Sarasota, FL 34240
T: (941) 952-9293
Master Pools Guild
MPG is a global network of elite custom pool builders operating with a strong commitment to high quality, customer service, and good business ethics. They have teamed with Genesis University™ as their primary educational partner committing to a long-term strategy of training for all of their members.
National Plasterers Council, Inc.
NPC has included Genesis University™ education in their annual conference for several years and we look forward to continuing that tradition this year in San Diego!
4344 Laura Street
Port Charlotte, FL 33980
T: (866) 483-4672
National Swimming Pool Foundation
NSPF®’s mission is to encourage healthier living by increasing aquatic activity through education and research. Genesis University™ is part of NSPF® in addition to their own education, certification, and annual World Aquatic Health Conference.
NESPA supports their members with education, training, legislation, technical, code, and other assistance. Genesis University™ has supported these efforts through programs at The Pool and Spa Show hosted annually in Atlantic City, NJ. We continue to build that relationship and they recently hosted our first CONSTRUCTION 281 Major Renovations program at their headquarters.
6B South Gold Drive
Hamilton, NJ 08691
T: (609) 689-9111
PHTCC is a national association of companies, organizations, and individuals involved in the aquatic leisure industry of Canada. They also host the Annual Canadian Pool & Spa Conference & Expo where Genesis University™ has provided education and training.
5 MacDougall Drive
Brampton, ON L6S 3P3
T: (905) 458-7242