Shawn P. DeRosa
  • University Park, PA
  • United States
Share on Facebook

Shawn P. DeRosa's Friends

  • Gina Gunn
  • Algreatus "Gator" Batton
  • Jason Quinton
  • Mary M. Aranda
  • John Whitmore
  • Carmen Williams
  • Nicole White
  • Ruth Sova
  • Robert E. Ogoreuc
  • Judith Sperling
  • Sabrina Amber Taylor Schmitt
  • Stephanie Shook
  • Nick Bacon
  • Mark Moore
  • Ron Arendas

Shawn P. DeRosa's Discussions

"Shocking" an Indoor Pool

Started this discussion. Last reply by Clemente J. Rivera Feb 1, 2010. 4 Replies

Gifts Received


Shawn P. DeRosa has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift


Shawn P. DeRosa's Page

Latest Activity

Shawn P. DeRosa commented on Tom Griffiths's blog post Committing Blasphemy
"I have to agree with Tom.  With technology present almost everywhere, and with phones and tablets capable of capturing high-definition video, those of us involved in litigation are privileged to see the exact type of footage that Tom mentions,…"
Jul 19, 2013
Shawn P. DeRosa replied to Nick Bacon's discussion policy on patrons hitting on Guards?
"Great response Stephen!  I may add that failure to take steps to address the issue could result ultimately in a claim of third-party sexual harassment. This could occur when patrons harass staff, management knows about it and then fails to…"
Apr 24, 2013
Shawn P. DeRosa is now friends with John Ercolano, Algreatus "Gator" Batton and Jason Quinton
May 22, 2011
Shawn P. DeRosa is now friends with Nick Bacon and Robert Burrows
Mar 20, 2011
Shawn P. DeRosa replied to Nick Bacon's discussion CPR/AED for Lifeguards
"This is all changing now that the ARC is moving all certifications to a 2-year validity period.  However, my understanding is that ARC looks at each certificate independently -- lifeguarding certification is not tied to CPR/AED certification.…"
Jan 5, 2011
Shawn P. DeRosa joined Robert Burrows's group

Professional Pool Operators of America

Professional Pool Operators of America serves and supports swimming pool and waterpark operators in the US and now the developed world. We are dedicated to the betterment and national recognition of professional pool operators. ~KW
Jan 5, 2011
Shawn P. DeRosa joined Jim Wheeler's group

Total Aquatic Management

Total Aquatic Management believes in truth, justice and the aquatic way! Our mission is to make lifeguards "smarter, stronger and faster" so that no one drowns in a lifeguarded pool.
Jan 5, 2011
Shawn P. DeRosa joined Robert E. Ogoreuc's group

Slippery Rock University Aquatics

This group comprises students and faculty who are current or past students and faculty.
Jan 5, 2011
Shawn P. DeRosa is now friends with Gina Gunn, Nicole White and Mark Moore
Jan 5, 2011
Clemente J. Rivera replied to Shawn P. DeRosa's discussion "Shocking" an Indoor Pool
"Hi: High Capacity Feeding is a Relatively new Concept that is getting the attention of Aquatics Professionals Worldwide. Did you know that there are pools out there running less than 0.3ppm Chloramines with JUST their primary sanitizer? (NO OZONE,…"
Feb 1, 2010
Shawn P. DeRosa replied to Jeff Hammond's discussion Thorguard Lightning Detection
"I've used a well-known lightning detection system for the past five summer seasons. I've found there are good and bad aspects to the system. I've been in lightning storms where the horn didn't sound and then I've had the…"
Nov 20, 2009
Gary Thill replied to Shawn P. DeRosa's discussion "Shocking" an Indoor Pool
"Hi Shawn, Ed Lightcap from DuPont has some serious issues with breakpoint chlorination. Here's the article he wrote about it. Hope it helps!"
Nov 11, 2009
Terri Smith replied to Shawn P. DeRosa's discussion "Shocking" an Indoor Pool
"Shawn, this was the response from Matt...pretty much the smartest maintence staff member I have ever worked with! He used this process, and from what I understand, he rarely had to shock the pools. Using chlorine as primary and secondary is one…"
Nov 10, 2009
Terri Smith replied to Shawn P. DeRosa's discussion "Shocking" an Indoor Pool
"Shawn, we used to have MAJOR issues with this at my facility, I sent this post to the maintenance staff, I will let you know what their response is. We had terrible turbidity issues, couldn't reach breakpoint, and the smell was ridiculously…"
Nov 9, 2009
Shawn P. DeRosa posted a discussion

"Shocking" an Indoor Pool

For all those pool operators out there who still have chloramine problems, I'd like to see what your experiences have been with shocking your pools.Yes, by now we all recognize that the medium pressure UV systems and good ventilation systems are the way to go to help reduce or eliminate persistent chloramine problems, but until we can all get the budget allocation needed to address the air quality issue with new HVAC systems that exhaust pool air and bring in lots of fresh air, blowing it…See More
Nov 8, 2009
Mary M. Aranda and Shawn P. DeRosa are now friends
Nov 6, 2009

Profile Information

Check the box that BEST DESCRIBES your title.
Check the box that BEST DESCRIBES your facility.

Comment Wall (4 comments)

You need to be a member of AI Connect to add comments!

Join AI Connect

At 4:17am on January 6, 2011, Robert Burrows said…


Welcome to the PPOA on AIConnect Shawn! Thanks for joining. Keep an eye out for links to technical articles offered by Kent Williams and let me know if there is any particular area that I can pull up for you. Have a Happy New Year! RB

At 9:10pm on February 26, 2010, Kevin Bailey said…
Hey Shawn. Just found out about this site and thought I would add you to my friends list
At 6:16am on October 19, 2009, Carmen Williams said…
You moved WEST to the mountains, my friend!
At 7:45am on October 16, 2009, Carmen Williams said…
Hi Shawn-- Yet another networking site!
Did you have a snow day today?

© 2019   Created by AI Connect.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service