Swimming Pools & Bathing Beaches

  1. Pool Operators
  2. Swimming Pools & Spas
  3. Bathing Beaches

Pool Operators

Frederick County pool operator cards are $15.00 and good for three (3) years from date of course. Cards are not available on a walk-in basis. Please submit the information below to CommunityServicesOffice@FrederickCountyMD.gov, drop it off at our offices, or place in the black drop-box outside Entrance A (entrance with flagpoles).  Once information is received and processed, applicant will be notified that card can be picked up and paid for in person at the Health Department. 

  • Name, as you would like to appear on pool op card
  • Phone number
  • Mailing address
  • Copy of photo ID
  • Copy of pool operator course completion certificate (Must be an MDH-approved class. Click here to see the list.)

At pool inspections the Frederick County Health Department will accept pool operator cards from any Maryland county or Baltimore City

If you have any questions or need other arrangements, please call 301-600-1717.