Commercial pool/spa contractor means a contractor whose scope of work involves, but is not limited to, the construction, repair, water treatment, and servicing of any swimming pool, or hot tub or spa, whether public, private, or otherwise, regardless of use. The scope of such work includes layout, excavation, operation of construction pumps for dewatering purposes, steel work, installation of light niches, construction of floors, guniting, fiber glassing, installation of tile and coping, installation of all perimeter and filter piping, installation of all filter equipment and chemical feeders of any type, plastering of the interior, construction of decks, construction of equipment rooms or housing for pool equipment, and installation of package pool heaters. However, the scope of such work does not include direct connections to a sanitary sewer system, potable water line or electrical supply.  

Exams

 

Commercial Pool Spa Contractor Exam

 
   

Exam

SAE1Du

 
Testing Company:   GITS (Gainesville Independent Testing Service)  
Hours Allotted:   2h  
Types of Questions:   Multiple Choice.  
Number of questions:   50  
Subjects Involved:  

-Safety
- Sitework
- Code Requirements
- Barriers
- Concrete Placing and Finishing
- Concrete Reinforcing Steel
- Electrical
- Pool Care and Operation
- Estimating
- Shotcrete
- Finishes
- Equipment and Piping

 
 

Business and Law Exams

 
   

Exam

AAE2A

 
Testing Company:   GITS (Gainesville Independent Testing Service)  
Hours Allotted:   2h  
Types of Questions:   Multiple Choice.  
Number of questions:   50  
Subjects Involved:  

- Insurance Laws
- Tax Laws
- Safety
- Management
- Lien Laws
- Employment Laws
- General Accounting

 

Courses

 

Books Set

 

Commercial Pool Spa Contractor Books

OSHA is required for both the business and the trade exams.

 

 

 





 

 

Business and Law Books

OSHA is required for both the business and the trade exams.