Hydraulics, Pumps & Filters
Discuss the basics of hydraulics including principles and terminology related to code requirements, design criteria, and typical system design considerations. Relate various hydraulics principles and practices to the Pool & Spa Industry. Explain basic hydraulics, calculate and apply friction head loss to pool & spa systems, discuss basic laws of hydraulics, and explain the importance of proper pump and filter selection.
Date: Monday, February 26th
Electric and Automatic Controls
Discuss basic functions including installation, setup, and programming. Explain how to troubleshoot the basics of control systems. Explore all the features control systems can connect.
Date: Tuesday, February 27th
Pool Water Mysteries
Maintaining adequate levels is non-negotiable. But chlorine leaves pools quickly through a variety of mechanisms, putting a heavy demand on chlorine supplies. This presentation will identify and quantify avenues of chlorine loss and will provide practical solutions to minimize losses.
Date: Tuesday, March 12th
The AquaCal AutoPilot PoolSync System
Instructor: Matthew Gomulka, Brad Manning and Doug Murphy
Date: Tuesday, March 12th
Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: HornerXpress® Longwood Branch – 975 Florida Central Pkwy #1100, Longwood, FL 32750
Dinner will be provided from 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM
This course will discuss the different systems available in the marketplace, how they work, and basic electrical information.
Date: Wednesday, March 13th
Heart of Retail Success & Are you making a profit
The heart to retail success, and business in general, is how we relate to the customer. There are many ways to relate to customers, however, the most effective is through emotion. When we understand our customer needs and motivations, as well as our own, we can create a heartfelt retail experience that has far-reaching effects. Presentation will also provide the owner of a swimming pool construction/service or retail store with the financial tools necessary to understand the profitability of their company.
Date: Monday, March 18th
Repairs & Renovations
Discuss bridging the scope of work to include more than just the pool. Explore the changes in basic function when things get “bigger”. Explain design options that update and modernize without negatively impacting the current system or budget. Identify code compliance issues and safety features necessary to avoid accidents.
Date: Tuesday, March 19th
MPP - Become a Master Pool Professional
The Master Pool Professional Certification is a preliminary and/or continuing Online Educational Program for the Swimming Pool and Spa Industry designed to offer basic training in the areas of Service, Repair, Maintenance, Building/Renovation, and Retail.
CPO®(Certified Pool/Spa Operator) - Pool & Hot Tub Alliance
The world’s most recognized pool and spa training program, it is required for operators of pools that are open to the public. The CPO® course is also open to professionals interested in gaining a comprehensive understanding of pool balance and equipment function. PHTA® Website
StoneHardscapes Virtual StoneTalk
StoneTalk is presented by Presented by StoneHardscapes’ Senior Director of Distribution, Jason Osgood, with over 20 years of industry experience.
StoneHardscapes Virtual DesignerTalk
DesignerTalk is presented by StoneHardscapes Senior Architectural Design Consultant, Linda Abbott, with over 20 years of industry experience.
AquaCal®Heat Pump & AutoPilot® Chlorinator Training
Join us for a FREE informative seminar and learn the many ways Team Horner® can HELP GROW YOUR BUSINESS!
CAP (Career Advancement Program)
CAP (Career Advancement Program) is a professional development program designed for Teammates within Team Horner® Group to learn the basics about various aspects of the pool/spa industry. Classes are held once a month, and Teammates can “earn while they learn”. Customers are welcome to attend most classes as indicated: “OPEN TO CUSTOMERS”