National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

Available to everyone 16 years and over, this is a nationally recognised professional qualification that will help you to gain employment in any swimming pool facility.
With the addition of a 3 day First Aid at work qualification and a defibrillation qualification this is a course not to be missed. 

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification


Saturday 21st August
– Friday 27th August 2021
(not including Monday 23rd August)

Price per person: £225.00

Please contact Ben Harris for all course details –

Every candidate attending a NPLQ course must be 16 years+ at the time of taking the NPLQ final assessment and be able to:

  • Jump / dive into deep water
  • Swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds
  • Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water
  • Tread water for 30 seconds
  • Surface dive to the floor of the pool
  • Climb out unaided without ladder/steps and where the pool design permits

Candidates will need to bring their own refreshments, appropriate swimwear, shorts, t-shirt, pen and paper.