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Andrea Wells
Director, Marketing & Communications

awells@apsp.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 6, 2018

APSP INTERNATIONAL PARTNERS HOST APSP UNIVERSITY COURSES ABROAD IN SPANISH
The Asociación de Profesionales de La Piscina APP A.C. Hosts PSCC Course for the first time on Spanish

(ALEXANDRIA, VA)—The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals expands its educational offering abroad with international partners with three-day training programs in Mexico.

For the second year in a row, APSP partner, The Asociación e Profesionales de La Piscina APP A.C., has hosted the thee-day PSCC Professional Pool & Spa Construction course with APP’s team of instructors and APSP Director of Education, Silvia Uribe in Mexico on November 6-8.  Held at the Asociación de Profesionales de La Piscina APP A.C. headquarters in Mexico City, this course brought together nine professionals from various parts of Mexico for three days of intense pool and spa builder training.

"As we update and expand our APSP University course offerings, we are able to reach new audiences and builder a stronger and better skilled pool and spa workforce," said APSP Director of Education, Silvia Uribe. "Through our partnerships, we are able to give more pool and spa students the opportunity to excel in their industry with training offered on their native language giving them the opportunity to build a strong foundation on pool construction using current Standards." 

“We’re excited to be able to continue offering APSP Educational programming to our local market, said Ignacio Barroso, President of The Asociación de Profesionales de La Piscina APP A.C. “It’s exciting to see APSP making great investments in quality pool and spa education.  We look forward to working with APSP to continue advancing the industry in our local market and as a whole.”

Additional APSP University international education opportunities will be released in the coming weeks.  For more information, email APSP University at APSPUniveristy.org or call Ana Hernandez at 703.838.0083 ext. 127.

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