January 2022

January 2022 • Florida Pool Prosm 29 Water Features: Design, Construction and Performance Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. #0612827 / 2 GEN / Build/Repair Mike Childress, Pentair Bring your customers' pool to life with the addition of water features. This course will cover the aspects of the design, construction, performance and service of various types. Includes the various design options and how they affect the performance of the water feature while covering the flow and plumbing requirements that will allow for proper operation. Writing your Business Plan Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. #0612824 / 2 BP / Management Bill Kinnard, Grandy & Associates What will your company look like one year, two years, or five years from now? Think through the process while creating you company's business plan. This program will walk you through the steps of creating a business plan for your company. FBC 2020 Public Pool Sizing Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. #0613706 / 1 GEN / Build/Repair Kent Kimes, Kimes Engineering Learn 2020 public swimming pool sizing requirements. Calculate public pool size and bathing loads based on FBC 454.1.1.1. Apply calculations learned immediately and then use them on the job. Site Specific Safety Plans Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. #0610246 / 1 WS / Build/Repair David Blossom, Insurance by Ken Brown Transform your safety and health plan from a theoretical document into a working program implemented onsite to reduce the impact of hazards. Waterproofing Concrete Pools NEW Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. #0614039 / 1 GEN / Build/Repair Jeffrey Winter, Valcon Industries, Inc. Discussion will include the proper surface preparation, material select ion, appl icat ion and troubleshoot ing of cement i t ious waterproofing for concrete pools. Advanced Building Module: 2017 Pool/Spa Energy Efficiency Regulations Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. #0612971 / 1 ADV / Build/Repair Jeff Tawney, AquaCal AutoPilot, Inc. Understand energy conservation, regulatory requirements, and the pool professional's responsibility to provide products which comply with energy efficiency standards. Cost Saving Methods for Business Insurance Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. #0614032 / 1 GEN / Management David Griffiths, Insurance by Ken Brown A discussion of the most unusual exposures to loss for the swimming pool industry, how insurance addresses those and way to reduce those insurance costs. Electrical Principles and Requirements for Pools and Spas Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. #0613683 / 2 PE / Build/Repair Mike Childress, Pentair Review the principles of electrical safety. Set-up and properly use multimeters and voltmeters. Learn how to use electrical calculations in wire and breaker sizing. Making Waves with Technology NEW Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. #0614035 / 1 GEN / Management Jack Nelson, Skimmer, Inc. Going into depth on how technology has changed the pool industry over the years. Explaining features in technology that will help drive you business. Addressing the changing expectations of pool owners as it related to technology. Live demonstrations of different technologies. Your Worst Plumbing Nightmares and Expert Solutions Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. #0613708 / 1 GEN / Build/Repair Rick Howard, Rick's Pool Service Learn how to correct and improve flow issues with modern PVC fittings. Identify incorrect plumbing configurations and learn how to address repairs and upgrades. Quickly identify plumbing problems. GENESIS®: Engineering 155: Elevated Pool Construction NEW Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. #0614100 / 2 GEN / GENESIS® Terry Brannon, P.E., GENESIS® Engineering Faculty Advisor Elevated pools are one of the most demanding installations to execute. Identify how elevated pool installations are similar to and different from grade level installations. Identify ways elevated pools interact with the building they are on and the subsystems of that building. Identify the most common elevated pool failure mechanisms and best practices to avoid the failure and prevent damage. Monthly Money Matters - The Monthly Financial Review NEW Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. #0612428 / 2 BP / Management Bill Kinnard, Grandy & Associates In order to keep a true handle on the financial side of our company, you need to keep a handle on the numbers on a monthly basis. This course will cover the importance of the five critical financial reports that need to be reviewed every month. Options and Considerations for Pool Renovations and Repairs Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. #0612893 / 2 GEN / Build/Repair Don Cesarone, Lucas Lagoons Considering tackling pool/spa renovations and repairs? From site assessment and types of renovations to the bid process and permitting, this class addresses the entire process.