Course Details




This course is suitable for those requiring an update of their current qualification.

A copy of current Pool Plant Operator certificate must be provided.


8 Hours


Assessed on course.

Verification Validity

5 Years.

Course Accreditation

The course is nationally recognised.

Incorporating the Units of Competence

  • SISCAQU001    Test Pool Water Quality
  • SISCAQU003    Maintain Aquatic Facility Plant and Equipment
  • SISCAQU004    Develop and Implement Pool Water Maintenance Procedures
  • SISXOHS101A  Follow Occupational Health and Safety Policies

The role of Pool Plant Operator is crucial to the operation of any aquatic facility.  The cleanliness of any facility directly impacts on its success and given the health issues associated with pools, operators are required to comply with specific regulations with regard to water quality. 

The Pool Plant Operator course will give the participant the skills to operate a facility.

Topics include:

  • Pool Tests
  • Regulations
  • Responding to Contamination Incidents
  • Record Keeping
  • Chemical Balance of Pool Water
  • Operation of Aquatic Facility Plant & Equipment
  • Conducting Tests on Aquatic Facility Plant & Equipment
  • Identifying Faults and Initiating Corrective Procedures
  • Adjust Disinfectant Levels & Water Balance