Investing in Our Industry

NESPA believes that ongoing education is the key to continuing to build your business and your employee's expertise.  In some cases, certifications or licensing may be required to operate lawfully in certain locations.

Anthony Rizzo Training Grant:  Through NESPA's Professional Training Institute, we offer a variety of educational programs year-round designed to help you meet the challenging needs of our industry.  The Anthony Rizzo Training Grant provides NESPA members with a no-cost way to train themselves and their employees.  

The purpose of this program is to enable individuals to take advantage of the education programs offered by NESPA's Professional Training Institute and to assist members in reaching a higher level of professional performance. Grants are provided for any Region PTI classes*. Grants can include the cost for any manuals or books required for class.  Awards will continue to be given until allocated funds for the year are exhausted.

* The Grant cannot be used for courses at The Pool & Spa Show or Online Courses.