Healthy Water Public Swimming Pools, Spas, and Water Parks

Environmental Health
Online Course
4 hours
University of South Florida
University of South Florida PERLC

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Designed to help environmental health professionals and their community partners in health care and education understand the risks of waterborne diseases and disease transmission related to public swimming pools, spas and water parks

Learning Objectives: 
  • Swimming pool water basic
  • Swimming pool disease transmission
  • Waterborne disease risks
  • Pool conditions that would cause immediate closure
  • Pool conditions that would require a re-inspection
  • Federal Pool and Spa Safety Act of 2007
  • Florida statues and regulations for swimming pools and spas
PHEP Capabilities: 
Public Health Surveillance and Epidemiological Investigation