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Training Seminars 

Expert Water Testing and Water Chemistry Training, Nationwide

Homeowners, retailers, and service professionals will benefit from Taylor’s wide array of comprehensive water testing and water chemistry training seminars, presented by the most knowledgeable and energetic professionals in the pool & spa industry. Check out our schedule to see which training seminars are coming to a trade show or conference near you.

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2019 Desert Pool & Spa Show
Jan. 10 – 12, 2019
Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, AZ 

Training Seminars:

  • Wayne Ivusich will teach "Pool & Spa Water Testing & Treatment Myths" - Fri, Jan 11, 8:00am–9:45am


The 2019 Pool and Spa Show
Jan 29 – 31, 2019
The Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, NJ
Taylor booth #3631

Training Seminars:

  • Wayne Ivusich will teach "Basic Water Chemistry" - Mon, Jan 28, 12:30pm–2:00pm
  • Wayne Ivusich will teach "Intermediate Water Chemistry" - Tue, Jan 29, 8:30am–10:00am


National Plasterer’s Council 30th Annual Conference
Feb 5 – 8, 2019
Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill, Washington, DC
Taylor booth #TBD

Training Seminars:

  • Chris Golden will teach "Determining Water Balance to Protect Pool Finish" - Thur, Feb 7, 10:30am


Everything Under The Sun Expo 2019
Feb. 22 – 23, 2019
Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL
Taylor booth #228

Training Seminars:

  • Wayne Ivusich will teach "Hot Water Chemistry" - Fri, Feb 22, 8:00am
  • Wayne Ivusich will teach "Myths of Water Testing" - Sat, Feb 23, 9:30am


Association of Aquatic Professionals 8th Annual Conference and Exposition
Feb. 26 – 28, 2019
Embassy Suites and Convention Center, Frisco, TX
Taylor booth #TBD

Training Seminars:

  • Jody O'Grady will teach "Basic Water Chemistry" - Tue, Feb 26, 9:15am
  • Jody O'Grady will teach "Intermediate Water Chemistry" - Tue, Feb 26, 10:30am
  • Jody O'Grady will teach "The Unique Aspects of Hot Water Chemistry & Testing" - Thur, Feb 28, 8:30am


Upcoming Live Webinars

Our webinars cover specific issues that you and your customers encounter every day. Sign up for one, or all by clicking on the title; there is zero cost to you or your customers. The webinars will be 30 minutes in length, with additional time for Q+A, on the following Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning at 3 p.m. Eastern Time:

Sanitation & Oxidation 11/6/2018*
Testing Techniques 11/13/2018*
Water Chemistry & Testing Myths 11/15/2018
Water Balance 11/20/2018*
Hot Water Chemistry 11/27/2018*
Water Testing Interferences 11/29/2018
Phosphates/Nitrates - A Pesky Problem? 12/4/2018
Care & Feeding of Your Testing Equipment 12/6/2018

The four core webinars are indicated with an asterisk (*). Attend all four within this round of webinars, and you will receive a Certificate of Completion.


Recorded Webinars

Below is a list of our recorded webinars. These webinars cover specific issues that you and your customers encounter every day. 

Testing Methods  
Shelf Life 101  
Sanitation & Oxidation  
Water Balance  
Water Testing Interferences  
Hot Water Chemistry  
Testing Techniques  
Water Chemistry & Testing Myths  
Tech Questions  
Phosphates/Nitrates- A Pesky Problem  
Care & Feeding of Your Test Equipment  


Taylor’s webinars and training seminars are hosted by Manager of Education & Technical Services, Wayne Ivusich. Spanning almost three decades with Taylor, Wayne regularly presents a variety of seminars to the members of the pool/spa industry from basic chemistry and testing techniques to advanced sanitation issues. Wayne is also responsible for answering technical questions and emails from distributors, service technicians, dealers, health officials, and your everyday pool and spa owner about sanitation, water balance, testing, and other aspects of water chemistry.

Wayne is a CPO®, Certified Pool Inspector™, a National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF) Instructor, and is a member of the NSPF® Education Committee. Wayne edited the chemistry and testing chapters of the Pool & Spa Operator® Handbook, is an editor for the Spanish version of the same manual, and is also an editor of the NSPF® Pool Math Workbook.

Wayne has appeared as a guest speaker for IPSSA, the Western Pool & Spa Show, the Pool Industry Expo, the Florida Environmental Health Association, the Interstate Environmental Association, the New Jersey Environmental Health Association, the California Environmental Health Organization, the Northeast Spa and Pool Association, and many health departments and trade organizations across the country.