By the end of this course, students will be able to:
Identify the correct chemicals for the pool
Describe the function of each chemical
Chlorine is very important!
The Chlorinating tabs can be added to the floating chlorinator.
This should be in your pool 24/7
This helps to reduce algae and bacteria
What is the name of the chemical used to prevent
algae and bacteria?
Chlorine helps rid the pool of algae and bacteria.
It is important to have Algaecide on hand.
Add algaecide after it rains
If your pool is green, add algaecide for a
couple of days
For a 14’ x 4’ pool, add ½ cup/day
Always run your pump after adding
algaecide or any chemical
Pool sanitizer can be used once per
Use ½ cup
This will keep your water clear and
Test strips tell you the level of chemicals in your pool
Is there too much chlorine or not enough?
Is the Ph of the pool suitable to swim?
Which chemical should you add after it rains?
A. Pool sanitizer