FLEXIBLE, ONLINE PROGRAMS.
AVAILABLE WHEN YOU ARE!

Online learning provides you with the flexibility to learn at your own pace and at times that work best for your schedule.  Each of the certifications offered online include an in-person testing opportunity so you can achieve your certification.

The PHTPA (formerly APSP) Online Certification Courses allow you to 

  • Enhance your skills and knowledge
  • Build confidence in your abilities as a pool or hot tub professional
  • Learn the most efficient and cost-effective ways to use your time
  • Maximize your career potential for success

Plus, enjoy the flexibility of completing the program at the time and dates that work best for you!

Open Testing Dates: December 8th

Completed a PHTA Certification Course and need to take or retake the exam? Interested in challenging a certification exam and need to learn more about the process? NESPA offers Opening Testing Days at our office in Hamilton, NJ.

To schedule a test date, you must contact NESPA at 609-689-9111 at least 3 business-days prior to discuss additional details, pre-qualifications, and advise us of any special considerations you may have.  All applicants must adhere to current health guidelines and safety protocols.  Testing groups will be limited and space is available on a first-come basis. Walk-ins will not be allowed.

 

 

A Convenient Way to Meet
Licensing Requirements


Obtaining Industry Certifications are required to be a licensed pool builder and/or service contractor in Connecticut*, New Jersey and in Rockland, Suffolk and Nassau Counties in New York State.  

 

Licensing In Our Region

*The State of Connecticut requires in person training.  Click here for the upcoming schedule. 

 

Online Certification Courses

PHTA Pool and Spa Construction Course (PSCC)

Jun 01, 2020

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PHTA Certified Maintenance Specialist (CMS)

Jun 01, 2020

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PHTA Certified Service Technician (CST)

Jun 01, 2020

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PHTA Certified Hot Tub Technician (CHTT)

Jun 01, 2020

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