Become a Certified Aquascape Contractor

Are You Ready to Set Yourself Apart from Your Competition?

Introducing the Certified Aquascape Contractor Program

Certified Aquascape Contractors (CACs) are the most qualified and informed water feature installers in the industry. Since the program’s introduction in 2001, CACs are trained and educated by Aquascape experts to not only install beautiful low-maintenance water features, but also to provide quality workmanship, outstanding customer service, and knowledgeable assistance to their customers and each other. Now working with Aquascape is even more rewarding. Our extensive offering of training, tools, and resources helps contractors like you strengthen your reputation and grow your business – making the CAC badge a must-have for a pro like you.

High standards, actively demonstrated on a continual basis, provide a competitive advantage that differentiates a CAC’s business from their competition. The best part about the program is that it works with your strengths. No matter what business model you have, the Certified Aquascape Contractor program has a tier that works for you and helps move your business forward on the path to success with Aquascape water features.

Certified Aquascape Contractor

A Franchise Business … without the Franchise Fee

Contractors who partner with Aquascape will find a business partner who truly cares about seeing your water feature installation business succeed. For more than 16 years, Aquascape has offered contractors a “franchise business without the franchise fee.” With all the benefits that come with the Certified Aquascape Contractor program we offer, it’s clear to see that our top priority is YOU!

Program Benefits

Enhanced lead-generation sources.

Sales and marketing tools to help you close more deals.

Education and training around product, installation, sales, and marketing.


Certified Aquascape Contractor – Fountainscape Specialist

This initial tier of the program is unique in that certification applies only to fountain installations and not ponds or Pondless® waterfalls. This level is ideal for those who want to add fountains to their company’s list of services but aren’t interested or quite ready to introduce building ponds or Pondless® waterfalls to their business.

CAC Fountainscape Specialists enjoy the following benefits:


Certified Aquascape Contractor

Qualifying for the initial tier of the program immediately provides access to the following benefits:

  • Membership in the largest, most experienced professional water feature installers’ group in North America
  • The exclusive right to use the Certified Aquascape Contractor logo
  • Access to the private CAC Group on Facebook – have real-time conversations with Aquascape and other CACs about products, installation tips, and business best practices
  • CAC Affiliate Discounts
  • CAC Early Buy Program
  • CAC Year-End Purchase Program
  • Specialized marketing materials and clothing exclusively available to CACs
  • Priority access to Aquascape technical services staff
  • Exclusive training and networking events
  • CAC Contractor Rewards Program
  • 50% off all Aquascape University courses or course bundles



Certified Aquascape Contractor

On your way to becoming a Master CAC, the benefits of being a Professional CAC include all the benefits listed under “Certified Aquascape Contractor,” as well as:

  • A listing in the Certified Aquascape Contractor locator on the #1 website in the water gardening industry,
  • Bonus CAC Contractor Rewards points



Certified Aquascape Contractor

The highest tier in the CAC program also brings the greatest amount of resources and benefits to your business. In addition to the tier one and tier two program benefits, you also receive:

  • A priority listing on the Certified Aquascape Contractor locator
  • One (1) FREE annual Pondemonium registration
  • Bonus CAC Contractor Rewards points
  • FREE product eligibility
  • FREE access for the position specific training courses in the Aquascape University to train your staff.
Certified Aquascape Contractor

Do You Have What It Takes?

If you strive to reach the highest standards to meet your customers’ needs and exceed their expectations and you are looking to increase your visibility in the water gardening industry, the Certified Aquascape Contractor program is for you. Call us to find out if your hard work will gain you admission to our elite group of water feature and pond builders and take the first step towards becoming a Certified Aquascape Contractor today.

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