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4/1/2019

April 2019 GENESIS E-news

Pool Design article by GENESIS® Staff

Old wives' tales say April showers bring May flowers. Here at GENESIS, we say, Spring planning brings more business! Read more about the Fall calendar of events to plan your educational path now.

Basic Fluid Engineering & SketchUp planned for Master Pools Guild Fall Meeting!

Timing, planning, budgets. We understand you need to know what's planned as soon as possible. That's why we're excited to announce that GENESIS® will be offering two SWD® Core classes during the Master Pools Guild 2019 Fall Meeting. 16-hour schools ENGINEERING 211: Basic Fluid Engineering, taught by SWD Master, David Peterson, P.E. and DESIGN 202: SketchUp, taught by SWD Master, Michael Nantz will be presented October 21 - 22, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. You'll need a passport to visit this awesome city, so plan ahead.
E211: Basic Fluid Engineering is a requirement for both GENESIS Associate and SWD Core programs. D202: SketchUp is an SWD Core required course.

Major Renovations School Scheduled for Phoenix

Genesis University ® is traveling to the Southeast this September to offer our greatly-sought CONSTRUCTION 281: Major Renovations school hosted by P aramount Pool and Spa Systems. Led by SWD Masters, Rick Chafey and Bill Drakeley, Major Renovations offers students first-hand experience of handling renovations. From check-lists to group projects, students walk away with the knowledge to identify, analyze and define the needs required for renovation. Hosted at the Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass in Phoenix, Arizona, registration is open.

2019 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo Design and Construction Schools Announced

While we may be several months to November, Genesis University has secured six design and construction schools for our largest educational offering of the season at the 2019 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo in New Orleans.

DESIGN 101: Introduction to Perspective Drawing * | 8 hours | 0.8 IACET CEUs
CONSTRUCTION 201: Basic Pool Construction** | 24 hours | 2.4 IACET CEUs
DESIGN 231: Color Theory and Its Application* | 16 hours | 1.6 IACET CEUs
DESIGN 211: Elements of Design* | 16 hours | 1.6 IACET CEUs
ENGINEERING 311: Advanced Fluid Engineering | 16 hours | 1.6 IACET CEUs
NEW! BUSINESS 432: Cost Estimating | 8 hours | 0.8 IACET CEUs

Genesis University general track seminars will be announced when registration opens this summer. With four SWD core classes and two elective courses, make your reservations now to join us for this exceptional event.

International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo
November 2 - 7, 2019
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, Louisiana

Welcome NEW SWD® Registered Members
The Society of Watershape Designers is pleased to announce three new Registered Members.
Mark Dorsey, P.E. of Medallion Pools in Asheville, North Carolina.
Steve Kenny of SRK Modern Pool Solutions in Wainscott, New York.
Rocky Wisley, of Serenity Hardscapes, LLC in Cordova, Tennessee.

These three watershape professionals completed their required seven core courses, more than 150 hours of education and peer review. Join us in congratulating and welcoming them to the GENESIS family.

Welcome new GENESIS Gold Sponsor: Pure Stainless Pools

GENESIS is proud to announce our newest Gold Sponsor, Pure Stainless Pools. Pure Stainless is Canada's leading stainless steel pool and spa manufacturer. They specialize in luxurious, custom residential and commercial projects that offer clients unmatched beauty, durability and sustainability. Pure Stainless Pools is owned by SWD Master, Gene Brown.

Schedule of Events

Major Renovations School
September 30 - October 1
Paramount Pool and Spa Systems
Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass
Phoenix, Arizona
CONSTRUCTION 281: Major Renovations

Master Pools Guild Fall Meeting
October 21 - 22, 2019
Omni King Edward Hotel
Toronto, Ontario
ENGINEERING 211: Basic Fluid Engineering**
DESIGN 202: SketchUp *

International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo
November 2 - 7, 2019
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, Louisiana
DESIGN 101:Introduction to Perspective Drawing *
CONSTRUCTION 201:Basic Pool Construction * *
DESIGN 231: Color Theory and Its Application*
DESIGN 211: Elements of Design*
ENGINEERING 311: Advanced Fluid Engineering
NEW! BUSINESS 432: Cost Estimating

Thank you for being part of the GENESIS family!
Skip, Brian, Jim, Lauren, Lisa, Katie, Jerimiah, and Kennedy


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