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City of Toronto to increase aquatic staff wages in response to labour deficit

According to a report by CBC, The City of Toronto has decided to increase wages for its aquatics staff positions due to the city-wide shortfall of qualified swimming industry workforce.

The wage hike was in response to a request for a review of aquatic staff pay put in by the Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 79 earlier in the year.

A press release by the city communicated how the wage changes … Continue reading City of Toronto to increase aquatic staff wages in response to labour deficit

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The pool installer curriculum

Education and training are integral components for those in the pool industry who strive to be the best. For far too long, the approach most builders took was the in-house, transfer-of-knowledge style of teaching. While this may be an easy and effective method, it rarely explores new practices and methods.

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