Training & Events


SPASA’s training division, the Institute of Research and Learning (IRLearning) is a not-for-profit training, advisory and research organisation which offers the industry benchmark in accredited and non-accredited training programs across Australia, New Zealand and beyond.

IRL offers training through Face-to-Face sessions, Self-Paced Learning, Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) as well as the Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Programs.

They offer great opportunities for new staff into the industry and also people looking to continue to improve their professionalism from Qualifications to short courses IRL offers something for everyone.


SPASA’s calendar is packed full of events for consumers to enjoy. Featuring six Pool and Spa Lifestyle Expo’s around Australia and four Home Shows that will feature Pool and Spa Lifestyle companies as well. These expos are great for people who are thinking about putting in a pool or a spa but they haven’t taken the dive yet. SPASA members are prepped and ready to give you the best information and advice to prepare you for this backyard investment.

Featuring pool building companies to fencing installers and landscapers, there is something for everyone that the Pool & Spa Lifestyle Expos.

Member Events

The calendar year offers a wide range of events for SPASA Members. Most of the events are designed to give members the opportunity to exhibit to consumers/trade to promote their brand and products.

Throughout the year there are also a number of networking events organised for members, aswell as discounted training events.