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Prometric New York Residential Swimming Pool Certification Package


This exam has 50 questions and is open book. You have a 2-½ hour time limit with a minimum passing score of 70%.

Scope – Tests a candidate’s knowledge of the construction, service, and repair of residential swimming pools. Includes excavation and grading, construction, appurtenances, and installation of all equipment. Does not include direct connections to a sanitary sewer system or to potable water lines, nor the grounding and bonding of metal surfaces, nor the making of any electrical connections.

The following references are allowed in the testing center.

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 29, Part 1926 (OSHA) 2003 Edition

OSHA Excerpts for Contractors, Fourth Edition, 2003

The following references have been used to create exam questions but are not allowed in the testing center:

Guide to Shotcrete – ACI 506R-90, 1995 Edition

Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, Fourteenth Edition, 2002

Placing Reinforcing Bars, Recommended Practices, Seventh Edition, 1997 

Pool/Spa Operators Handbook, 1990 Edition

Basic Pool and Spa Technology, Third Edition, 2001

All test questions are the property of Prometric Inc. and are protected by copyright. Federal law provides severe civil and criminal penalties for the unauthorized reproduction, distribution, or exhibition of copyrighted materials.

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