The change is in response to concerns by the Joint Administrative Procedures Committee in a letter dated December 15, 2011. The change is as follows:
Rule 61G4-15.001(5)(c) shall read as:
(c) Forty (40) hours of instruction utilizing an up to date publication from any Nationally recognized swimming pool association or substantially equivalent materials, and including instruction on the following topics: Structures – Pool Structures & Finishes; Spa & Hot Tub Structures, Finishes & Equipment Packs; Circulation System – Circulation & Piping; Hydraulics – Pumps, Pump Motors & Air Blowers, Filters, Heaters, Chemical Feeders & Generators; Chemistry – Chemical Safety, Water Testing & Water Treatment; Water Treatment – Chlorine; Water Treatment – Other; Water Balance; Electrical System – Basic Electricity, Safety Requirements & Pool/Spa Electrical Equipment, Lighting, Controls, Controllers & Control Systems; Maintenance – Routine Maintenance, Season & Special Care, Covers; and Dewatering.
THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE IS: Drew Winters, Executive Director, Construction Licensing Board, P. O. Box 5257, Tallahassee, Florida 32314-5257