We run a variety of courses at Hertfordshire Sports Village.

We are a recognised training provider and offer a range of different lessons and courses to develop your skills, qualifications and experience. Catering for your needs we offer you total flexibility. Our extensive programme of lessons and courses are designed to equip you with essential skills in demand across the sport, leisure and hospitality industry. We build on the skills, experience and qualifications you already have to take you to the next level.

NPLQ (National Pool Lifeguard Qualification)

Our National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is essential if you are 16 years or older and thinking of joining the leisure industry. All applicants will be required to jump or dive into deep water, swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds, swim 100 metres continuously on front and back, tread water for 30 seconds in deep water, surface dive to the floor of the pool and climb out unaided without a ladder or steps. The qualification is valid for two years from the date of achievement. It is recommended that the learner attends regular refresher training.


from £275


5 days (37.5 hours) and 1 assessment day


23rd – 27th October 2017
12th – 16th February 2018
9th – 13th April 2018
28th May – 1st June 2018


The course really boosted my confidence and I’m really pleased with myself. Thanks to everyone who helped.

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