Offering Spring Regional Build a Pool (BAP) – February 5-6, 2022 prior to the

AOAP’s Annual Conference & Exposition February 7-10, 2022

Total Aquatic Programming is excited to announce its participation with the Association of Aquatics Professionals (AOAP) Annual Conference & Exposition, February 5 – 12, 2022, St. Pete Beach, Fla.  Total Aquatic Programming will be offering the Spring Regional Build a Pool (BAP) in conjunction with AOAP on an annual basis.

Now in its 11th year, the Conference has earned a reputation as the premier educational gathering for aquatic professionals, drawing over 800 attendees, including health inspectors, building-code officials and aquatic-facility managers, among others. This dynamic event provides attendees with the latest technical, practical, and hands-on education designed to improve drowning prevention, facility programming, team leadership, risk management, technical operations, and overall facility management.   

This year, the Conference welcomes new tracks and partnerships with the Council Model Aquatic Health Code for a MAHC track, NIRSA for a University Track and Watershape University for additional educational offerings as well as the Diversity in Aquatics Convention being held February 10-12th.

About TAP

TAP has unparalleled experience in the design of new aquatic facilities, renovated and expanded facilities, creation and implementation of modern – financially sustainable – aquatic programming for the entire community.  We specialize in all programming, both public and private sector. With TAP and our industry partners at your side, you can be assured of the BEST AQUATIC PROGRAMS for your community

Statement from TAP

TAP perceives AOAP as the one stop shop for current and future aquatic facilities and their staff. Without functional and sustainable aquatic facilities aquatic professionals will not have a place to offer water programs to their communities.

The Aquatic Advocates Mick & Sue Nelson

Statement from AOAP

AOAPs mission is to unite in one organization all professional aquatic personnel and to collaborate and partner with various aquatic associations and groups to offer a one stop shop for all aquatic professionals and companies to ensure that we are meeting the needs of everyone no matter what area of aquatics they are involved with.

Juliene Hefter, Executive Director/CEO

For more information on Total Aquatic Programming and to register to attend the Spring Build a Pool Conference, go to , or email

For more information on the Association of Aquatic Professionals and to register to attend the Conference, go to , or email

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Juliene Hefter

Juliene is the Executive Director/CEO of AOAP. She has a background in running and operating diverse aquatic facilities and venues and is a national and international speaker on a variety of topics. She is also an expert witness/consultant.

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