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Index of State of Delaware Business Licenses and Registrations

Pools: Approved Operators

For Public Pools

In order to receive Division of Public Health approval, a pool operator course must have an approved instructor and must meet all of the following criteria consisting of taking and sufficiently passing all assigned pool courses.

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Department: Health and Social Services

Division: Public Health

Office: Community Environmental Health Services


Approved pool operator permits are effective either 3 years or 5 years depending on the course that is administered. “Approved Pool Operator” means a person who is at least eighteen (18) years of age and has successfully completed pool a operator training course which is approved by the Division.



Application Form

Renewal Form

Licensure renewal forms are sent to the facilities annually, prior to the expiration of the current license. Please contact our office with any questions or to obtain a renewal form.

Applicable Laws

Applicable Rules and Regulations


Lisa Flynn can be contacted by email at and by phone at 302-283-7110.


This search covers most of the frequently requested licenses, certifications, registrations, and filings that the State of Delaware requires. However, this is not a fully exhaustive list of every possible requirement. Please consult with the appropriate state agencies to find out if there are additional requirements you must fulfill.

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