Three jurisdictions comprise the Mid-Atlantic Chapter: Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia and Suburban Maryland. We are an active chapter holding seven dinner meeting and programs per year which include an very well attended Holiday Party. In coordination with the other chapters in our region, we host both the Region 2 Design Awards at the Atlantic City (NESPA) show and the very well known Region 2 Tech School. Our Tech school was started in 1989 which means our 2014 school (which consist of the CMS and CST programs) was our 25th consecutive school! The Mid-Atlantic Chapter has former APSP National Board members among its members and leaders.
The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) is the world’s oldest and largest association representing swimming pool, spa, and hot tub manufacturers, manufacturers’ agents, builders, designers, distributors, suppliers, installers, retailers, and service technicians. Dedicated to the growth and development of its members’ businesses and to promoting the enjoyment and safety of pools and spas, APSP offers a range of services, from professional development to advancing key legislation and regulation at all levels, to consumer outreach and public safety. APSP is the only industry organization recognized by the American National Standards Institute to develop and promote national standards for pools, hot tubs, and spas.
APSP enhances the business success of its member professionals and ensures consumer safety through: