The purpose of this study is to explore the feasibility of outsourcing the swimming pool of National Pingtung Industrial Vocational High School. The Questionnaires were administered to the teaching and administrative staff of the School as well as the community residents. The information obtained from the research is analyzed through descriptive statistics, frequency allocation, percentage, cumulative percentage and cross-analysis. The results are as follows:
1. OT might be the most feasible mode for outsourcing the swimming pools of the domestic Senior High/Vocational Schools, and then followed by ROT and BOT.
2. With regard to different opinions of outsourcing the swimming pool of the School, the number of supporters accounts for 91.6%; most people prefer using it at non-working time and 14:01 ~ 18:00 is the highest period of time for its usage; SPA pool is in high demand for most of the time and the condition of the equipment is the key factor that determines whether the consumer will use it or not. The swimming pool is mainly used for leisure and the majority of people agree that the fees shall be paid by user under the condition that a favorable price is given. It is preferred that payment may be settled through multiple paying methods.
3. There are no great differences between the variables of different backgrounds and whether they support outsourcing of the swimming pool or not; Regarding the period of time for using the swimming pool, different age, marital status, education level, occupation (volume A) and the average monthly income have reached a significant level; as for the concept for payment, different sex, age, occupation (volume A) and the average monthly income have reached a significant level. With respect to fees to be paid by the student members and the community resident members, different age, marital status, education level, occupation (volume A) and the average monthly income have reached a significant level. Regarding the fees to be paid by the teaching and administrative staff members, different education level, occupation (volume A) and the average monthly income have reached a significant level.
4. The teaching and administrative staff of the School and the community residents show their greatly support on the idea of outsourcing the swimming pool, and further express their willingness to use it with the concept of “paid-by-user” borne in mind. In conclusion, outsourcing of the swimming pool is of great feasibility.
Keywords: National Pingtung Industrial Vocational High School , Outsourcing, BOT , OT , ROT