Smart Technology offers remote monitoring… In a clear case of what is good for the goose, is good for the gander, the Aqua Warehouse Group has launched a new water testing APP into the hot tub sector, marketed as YourSpa. Developed for their own showroom originally, the purpose-designed APP clearly has huge benefits for hot […]
Placing swimming pool safety at the top of its priority list, BRIO Group is passionate about providing expert knowledge and training for the water leisure industry. Originally BRIO began as a provider of pool plant courses, fitness and aqua courses, under Byrne LTC. Last January saw a change of name to the BRIO group, offering […]
The owner of a Derbyshire beauty salon has been fined £2,500 after six youngsters fell ill after using a bacteria-ridden spa pool. The girls complained of earache and all reported an itchy, painful rash all over their bodies following a birthday pampering party at Kensington Salon and Spa in May 2013. They were later diagnosed […]
Aquaterra Leisure has recently employed six youngsters as part of a 12 month apprenticeship scheme. The apprentices aged from 16 – 20 years-old are based at six locations around Islington as they work towards NVQ level 2 qualifications in Sport and Leisure Facility Operations. They will have the opportunity to train in first aid and […]
Theo Millward, STA’s Operations Director, jokes that, with hindsight, his personal New Year resolution for 2013 should have been not to do so much.
“It’s been an incredibly busy and successful year for STA,” Theo says. “Business-wise, membership is up, sales are up, and we’ve launched some really exciting programmes across all areas of our leisure, health and safety and digital businesses.
Chris Carr, Fellow of the Institute of Swimming Pool Engineers and former ISPE president, calls for a review of current pool and spa standards, as new research proves two main drains are not sufficient to completely exclude the risk of entrapment….