Course Details


$275.00 (includes the course only)

Please refer to our Refund Policy


Face to face instruction is 8 hours. 

There are also post course requirements which must be completed within 6 months.

Extensions will only be considered for extenuating circumstances.  Applications for an extension must be by e-mail to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

Students must obtain a Unique Student Identifier (USI) prior to enrolling in this course.  Please visit https://www.usi.gov.au/ for more information.

Course Accreditation

The course is nationally recognised.

Delivery Mode

Face to face



Physical Requirements



Theory and practical assessments will be conducted during the course. In addition, you will be required to complete field experience practical hours (which will need to be signed off by a Workplace Supervisor who holds a Pool Plant Operators certificate) and complete a workbook containing theory assessments. A video assessment will be also be a key component of this assessment.   

The Pool Plant Operator course will provide the student with skills and knowledge required to perform routine checks and complete minor maintenance on aquatic facility plant and equipment including the maintenance of water quality

Upon successful completion, the student will receive a Statement of Attainment certificate.

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
  • BSBRSK401      Identify Risk and Apply Risk Management Processes

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