It’s Time

Become an NPC Member!

NPC Membership TypesFor nearly three decades, the National Plasterers Council (NPC) has promoted quality products, professional installation and the expert care and treatment of cementitious interior finish pools. As a member, you may proudly use the NPC name and logo, and your membership as a clear mark of professionalism. Set your company apart from the competition and stand with our Code of Ethics which protects your business, customers and industry.

Add Your Voice to the Cementitious Interior Pool Finishing Industry


Now is the time to join the National Plasterers Council, which has been noted as one of the most “viable” associations in the swimming pool industry by Pool & Spa News Magazine.

Membership comes with Benefits

Why not benefit?

Technical Help

NPC’s Director of Technical Services is a full-time Technical Advisor on staff for NPC members and consumers who provides answers to your technical questions.

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Annual National Conference offers networking and industry education.

Industry Certification

NPC’s Start-up Technician Certification Program – offered in person throughout the country, and online on-demand – helps you stand out from the crowd.

Industry Intelligence

NPC helps you keep a finger on the pulse of the industry and identifies the opportunities or challenges that may be out there.


NPC Technical Bulletins & Best Practices helps you stay abreast of technical information and improve your operations.

Use of the NPC name and Logo

Being able to place trade affiliation on your business cards helps promote your profession, signaling to customers not only your active participation in the development of the industry, but also your interest in industry best practices.

NPC's Annual Conference

The NPC’s Annual Conference is a great way to increase your knowledge, improve your skills and grow your business. We open with 12 classes in three tracks on Thursday and conclude on Friday with the extremely popular Pool Shell Primer, three consecutive classes ensuring you do not miss a thing!
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Company Exposure

The Annual Membership Directory and Resource Guide is distributed online and at events and conferences to promote its members.


Meet great like-minded people and exchange ideas. It is a powerful benefit making connections with your peers from other parts of the country and the opportunity to share best operational practices and experience with new technologies or approaches to marketing.

Scholarship Program

The Rey Perales Memorial College Scholarship Program offers NPC family members a chance to earn a scholarship to help pay for college, trade school, or post graduate degree.

Industry Recognition

NPC is considered to be the number one source of literature and technical knowledge relating to the swimming pool plastering trade. NPC is recognized by PHTA and many other institutions and associations within the trades with writing and/or adhering to ANSI and ICC-approved, balanced, and consensus-based Specifications, Standards, Manuals, and other technical publications over the last 40 years. The NPC Technical Manual, the ANSI-ICC-APSP-NPC American National Standard-12 Plastering of Swimming Pools, and numerous other NPC publications are recognized for their adherence to these protocols.

Arrow Insurance

Group General Liability, Property and Equipment Insurance coverage through Arrow Insurance/HUB International. Qualifying NPC members are eligible to receive a discounted rate.

Learn What Opportunities or Challenges Are in the Industry

Affordable Membership Rates

Membership in NPC is affordable compared to other industry associations – and you get a great return on your investment!


Why Wait? The Perfect Time is Now!

Find out for yourself why over 70% of members attend the NPC conference every year. Members from all over come together each year to hear the latest technical information in our education tracks, participate in our popular auction, learn about new innovations and products, and network, network, network!