•     Thank you for visiting the Association of Aquatic Professionals website. The Association of Aquatic Professionals is a Non-Profit 501(c)3 Organization.  You are among many who have chosen to be  involved with a cutting edge professional membership based organization. It is our goal to bring together professionals from all aspects of aquatics to network, educate, advocate, enrich, and improve the aquatics industry across the United States and internationally.

      Please feel free to scan the site. This site was developed by passionate Aquatic Professionals for the Aquatic professionals. We are so excited that there has proven to be so many who are eager to join the adventure and that you have also chosen to come along!


      ***  Check out some fabulous photos of the 2014 Association of Aquatic Professionals 3rd Annual Conference & Exposition that was held February 23-26, 2014 in Austin, TX.

    • Association News
      • March 31, 2014
        This week marks an important milestone in the development of the MAHC, the nation’s first science-based model guidance for swimming pools and other aquatic venues. The first complete “knitted” version of the MAHC has now been released for the MAHC’s second of two 60-day rounds of public comments. This knitted version blends together the 14 modules that have been developed, opened for public comment, and revised based on your feedback.
      • March 9, 2014
        Call for Sessions: 2015 AOAP Conference & Exposition - February 16-19, 2015 Town and Country Resort & Convention Center
      • The Association of Aquatic Professionals offers grants for life jackets and swim lessons for departments that are in need of assistance. In order to apply for a grant you must be a current member of the AOAP. All members receive a member password that will allow you to access the information. If you have any questions please contact Juliene Hefter at juliene@aquaticpros.org
    • Calendar
      • May 1-31, 2014
        In recognition of the popularity of swimming and other water-related recreational activities in the United States, and the resulting need for ongoing public education on safer water practices, the month of May 2014 is National Water Safety Month!
      • Jun 20, 2014
        On Friday, June 20th, 2014, Team WLSL will usher in the first official day of summer as they attempt to set a fifth Guinness World Record™ for the largest simultaneous swimming lesson ever conducted.
      • Feb 16-19, 2015
        The 4th Annual Association of Aquatic Professionals Conference & Exposition will take place at the Town and Country Resort & Convention Center, San Diego, CA - February 16-19, 2015
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