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NEW! In-Classroom or interactive distance learning!

Friday, August 7th, 2020
& Saturday, August 8th, 2020

HornerXpress® Fort Lauderdale
5755 Powerline Road,
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
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8:00am – 8:50am

Chapter 489 – Contractors’ Responsibilities*
Instructor: Don Cesarone
50 min / 1 CEU / L & R
CILB #0608525

A review of the Florida Statutes Chapter 489 regarding penalties for contractors who misrepresent as a licensed contractor.  State and local licensing are discussed.  How to avoid disciplinary action which may cause a contractor to lose license and be unable to work in the State of Florida.

9:00am – 10:40am

FBC Advanced Module: ANSI-15 / ANSI-7 Flow Requirements & TDH Regulations for Pools/Spas*
Instructor: Don Cesarone Jr. & Don Cesarone III
100 min / 2 CEU / ADV & GEN
CILB #0610378

FPSA dba FSPA CILB/ECLB Providership #0000917 – 100 min/2 CE:/ADV & GEN

Defines the differences in requirements, concept and specific goals between ANSI-15 design standard and the ANSI-7 conformance standard. Illustrates the real energy savings to consumers and the marketing benefits for builders resulting from compliance with ANSI-15. Discussion and illustration of how to calculate Total Dynamic Head (TDH) and determine system flow for compliance of each standard, methods of affirming compliance of each standard with your building official, and the methods of verifying flow to assure compliance with ANSI-7 Suction Entrapment Avoidance Standard.

10:50am – 11:40pm

Worker’s Compensation*
Instructor: Jenny D’Ugard
50 min / 1 CEU / WC
CILB #0007812

Presentation of the government requirements related to the safety and welfare of contractors, sub-contractors service professionals and their employees.  A review of liability, claims and specific programs are addressed to protect owners and their employees.

11:40pm – 12:10pm

Lunch will be provided

12:10pm – 1:00pm

Workplace Safety*
Instructor: Laura Castanza
50 min / 1 CEU / WPS
CILB #0007803

Review of safe chemical handling, chemical hazards and protections. Discussion on chemical labeling, reading labels and identifying chemical hazards. Course provides an in-depth study of Safety Data Sheets (SDS) as it relates to chemical safety of the end user. OSHA requirements are addressed as well as other safety issues to protect everyone involved.

1:10pm – 2:00pm

Swimming Pool Electrical Safety*
Instructor: Rick Myers and Laura Castanza
50 min / 1 CEU / PEC
CILB #0612754

An introduction and overview to Swimming Pool and Electrical Safety: Discuss how to reference the (2017) 6th edition of Florida Building Code; Identify Scope of Work for Electrical, RP, CPC (Residential and Commercial), and Specialty Licensed Contractors; Discuss Permitting and Inspections.

2:10pm – 3:50pm

Commercial Swimming Pool Design Build*
Instructor: Jeff Clarkson of VakPak
DBPR Provider: Consult J Clarkson, LLC / CILB Providership: #PVD1446
100 min/2 CE/ *BP & GEN
CILB #0613429

An in-depth inquiry as to whether or not to get involved in a commercial project(s), and the strategy needed to succeed at commercial work.

4:00pm – 4:50pm

Sales and Marketing
Instructor: Laura Castanza w/ Maria de la Peña Hoff & Victoria Torres from Team Horner Marketing
50 min / 1 CE / BP
CILB #0007816

Explore various techniques to connect with customers and what works best for your business model. Discuss what “makes or breaks” the relationship with the customer(s), identifying trouble areas and how to change for the better.  Open discussion is encouraged.

Saturday, August 8th, 2020

8:00am – 9:40am

Pool Heating – Options, Operation and Troubleshooting
Instructor:  Matt Gomulka
100 min / 2 CEU / GEN
CILB #0007818

Discuss different pool heating options and the most effective for our South Florida environment. Learn basic operation and troubleshooting, sizing and costs, along with variable speed technology that is changing the game.

9:50am – 11:30am

Chemicals and Automatic Sanitizing Devices
Instructor: Sean Assam
100 min / 2 CEU / GEN
CILB #0008937

Review the types of sanitizers used in pools and spas in commercial and residential settings, how they are distributed (dispensers/feeders), and/or manufactured (chlorine generators), and monitored or controlled (ORP, pH, and Saturation), including redundant systems.  Learn to identify potential problems prior to install, how to troubleshoot existing systems, and how to resolve.  Open discussion is encouraged.

11:40am – 12:30pm

Integrating Wellness into the Workplace
Instructor: Kim Kent & Laura Castanza
50 min / 1 CEU / GEN
CILB #0612895

Integrating wellness practices in the workplace directly affects the bottom line through a more focused, engaged, and healthy workplace.

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*Indicates all CILB Contractor Required Courses


Executive Order (61G4ER20-6) in affect for 90 Days (June 11 – September 10, 2020), allowing In-classroom CILB continuing education approved classes to be broadcasted via webinar for credit/interactive distance learning.

Notwithstanding the in-person attendance requirement specified in Rule 61G4-18.004(3), registered course providers of approved courses in a classroom setting may now provide these same courses by interactive distance learning methods without separately applying to do so, and shall comply with all applicable statutes and Board rules in doing so.

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