There are more than 8.5 million backyard pools in the United States. Is your home pool safe from drowning, diving injuries and recreational water illnesses? Do you know how to make it safe? Jointly developed by the American Red Cross and the National Swimming Pool Foundation, Home Pool Essentials: Maintenance and Safety, teaches home pool owners the basics of pool and hot tub maintenance along with strategies for creating a safe environment. For only $19.95, you receive 6 months of access to the online course, a printable resource guide and a record of completion. In about 2 hours, this course provides information to help make pool and hot tub care easier for home owners as well as steps to help prevent, plan for and respond to emergencies in and around the home pool.
A safe home pool begins with you!