MPBAA's Industry Training Program provides the framework for competency within the pool and spa industry and supports an ongoing drive to improve knowledge, skills and safe practices.

MPBAA offers all those within the swimming pool and spa industry the opportunity to attend our unique and highly regarded training courses through our Industry Training Program.

If you are a Restricted, Pool Shop or Pool Service Member, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. prior to booking.

Invest in your business by educating and training your staff professionally through MPBAA's Industry Training Program

MPBAA courses for 2024 to be announced soon!


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Institute of Research and Learning – transforming industry, meeting educational needs and building careers.

The Institute of Research and Learning (IRLearning) is a Registered Training Organisation which has firmly distinguished itself as a leader for trade related and professional qualifications.

IRLearning is also a consultancy-based industry research organisation that provides advocacy and advisory services to various industries. Our expertise allows us to participate in industry led projects and author papers impacting various sectors.

Call us on 1800 802 482 for more information. 

Courses include:

This qualification reflects work undertaken by individuals who build and install swimming pools and spas. The work covers a range of trade-related skills associated with in-ground and above-ground pools and spas, as well as planning and project management skills.
This qualification provides the individual with the competencies required to routinely maintain swimming pools and spas in do
This is a qualification for people working in the swimming pool and spa service sector. It applies to pool and spa technicians in the field who apply analytic and problem-solving skills to treat water quality problems, as well as install, service and repair the key systems and components of domestic, commercial and public swimming pools and spas.
This VBA approved course specifies the skills and knowledge a person registered in the Victorian class of Building inspector (Pool Safety) requires to carry out the functions of a swimming pool and spa inspector under the Building Act.

Knowledge Increases Profit and Productivity

Everyone associated with the swimming pool and spa industry – both members and non-members - are encouraged to participate in MPBAA's Industry Training Program.

  • All MPBAA training courses have been designed in consultation with leading industry experts
  • Courses are delivered by knowledgeable industry specialists with years of hands-on, practical experience
  • Training ensures that your employees can better navigate the ever-changing Government regulations and standards
  • Our courses are an affordable and valuable investment in your business

MPBAA training is recognised as an excellent investment in your business and is utilised by the most successful employers within the pool and spa industry. As an employer, the training of your staff is vital to the success of your business and will ensure that you and your staff remain up-to-date with current industry best practice.

Training must be paid for at the time of booking. Cancellations must be in writing. Any cancellations made within 14 days of course dates are non- refundable. MPBAA reserves the right to alter the training components and cancel and/or reschedule courses.

Location & Parking
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What Others Are Saying

"On behalf of Chris and myself, thanks for the hydraulics course last week – well organised and great content. Paul does a fantastic job at making it interesting."

- Adrian Lewis, Business Development Manager at Bradford Products Australia

SPASA Victoria Industry Training is important to the success of Naughtons Pools & Spas. I recently sent 15 employees to hydraulics training and I am satisfied that the tuition my staff received will be an excellent investment in my business in the long run.

– Justin Hatfield, Registered Building Practitioner & Director of Naughtons Pools and Spas

“We highly recommend that anyone involved in the pool industry take advantage of the excellent industry training conducted by SPASA Victoria . The courses offered each year help to maintain and improve your knowledge and expertise. The training covers a range of subjects appropriate for both new-comers to the industry, as well as advanced topics for the more experienced participants. Furthermore, it is conducted by extremely skilled and capable instructors. Regardless of the number of years of your involvement in the industry, we guarantee that you will always benefit from attending these sessions… and your clients will notice.”

– Helen Strangos, Director of The Diamond Pool & Spa Company

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Knowledge • Competency • Professionalism


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