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The educational standard for residential pool and spa service professionals.


The ASTCM Certification is designed to provide service professionals with the knowledge and skills to fully service residential pools and spas.


How to Earn an ASTCM Certification

  1. Complete the seven online modules

  2. Attend the classroom session and pass the certification exam.

  3. The certification is valid for two years from the date of issue and is renewable by completion of 16 hours of continued education in the industry.


Benefits of the Certification

  • Become a leader in the industry

  • Set yourself up for future industry growth

  • A knowledgeable staff promotes job efficiency and customer loyalty

  • Gain education and practical experience

  • Help reduce risk and liability by having a more knowledgeable team

  • Learn at your own pace

  • Receive updates on industry/regulatory news

  • NSPF® will list you and your company on their website to generate customer referrals


Sign up now! 


Click here, add the course to your cart, and use code “EC0253” at checkout to get $50 off.  **If you don’t have an account at, you will need to set one up when prompted. 


Once you are registered for the course we will contact you to find a classroom session in your area. 


For questions, contact Johnathan Nies at or call 719-203-3535.


Course Information

ASTCM Certification provides in-depth instruction on:

  • water treatment procedures

  • equipment servicing

  • business management tactics

  • job-site risk management

  • workplace safety best practices

  • equipment maintenance

  • installation and repair

  • aquatic structure types

  • finishes

  • local codes


View Course Introduction

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