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

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.

Cost

from £275

Duration

5 days (08:00-17:00) (37.5 hours) equivalent to 37.5 hours and includes assessment day

When

29 October – 2 November 2018

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1 Day Emergency Paediatric First Aid Course

1 Day Emergency Paediatric First Aid Course

This one day Paediatric First Aid course has been designed for those who have an interest in child and infant basic life support. A range of subjects are covered including wounds and bleeding, resuscitation, epilepsy, dealing with an unresponsive casualty and minor injuries. If you have a professional interest (i.e. you are a child-minder or school teacher, etc) then this course partly fulfils the requirements of Ofsted and the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). Ofsted and the Early Years Foundation Stage require you to have 12 hours of paediatric first aid training, so our two day Paediatric First Aid course would be required to fulfil their requirements. This 6 hour qualification makes up the first half of the two day course.

Cost

1 person - £60
Group of 6 - £324
Group of 9 - £459
Group of 12 - £576

Duration

1 day (09:30-16:30)

When

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2 Day Paediatric First Aid Course

2 Day Paediatric First Aid Course

The Paediatric First Aid qualification is accredited and regulated and provides first aid training specifically for those learners who would like to be able to administer first aid to infants under the age of 1 and children from the age of 1 up to the onset of puberty. This qualification fulfils the requirements of the statutory framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) as issued by the department for Education and Skills Foundation stage relating to Early Years childcare.

Cost

1 person - £125
Group of 6 - £675
Group of 9 - £956.25
Group of 12 - £1200

Duration

2 days (09:30-16:30)

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3 Day First Aid at Work

3 Day First Aid at Work

This comprehensive three-day course covers a wide range of first aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way. A range of subjects will be covered, including choking, bandaging, burns, fractures and spinal injuries and dealing with an unresponsive casualty. In addition, the course will include any protocol changes that may have arisen since your last training course. This course will give participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

Cost

1 person - £175
Group of 6 - £945
Group of 9 - £1338.75
Group of 12 - £1680

Duration

3 days (09:00-16:00)

When

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1 Day Emergency First Aid at Work

1 Day Emergency First Aid at Work

This qualification enables a first-aider to give emergency first aid to someone who is injured or becomes ill while at work. The one-day course covers a range of CPR and first aid skills, providing you with the skills to ensure a safe working environment. The course is split into practical work and theoretical classroom work, including practical assessment on CPR and first aid. The award is valid for three years as of the date of assessment and candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age at the time of taking the assessment. No prior first aid knowledge is required.

Cost

1 person - £60
Group of 6 - £324
Group of 9 - £459
Group of 12 - £576

Duration

1 day (09:00-16:00)

When

4 July 2018
24 July 2018
21 August 2018
17 September 2018
26 September 2018

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Level 2 Fitness Instructor Course

Level 2 Fitness Instructor Course

This course prepares you for working in the health and fitness industry as a fitness instructor. You will learn how to plan, instruct and evaluate gym based instructions and client programmes. This course is suitable for people who already possess a good level of health and fitness and take an active interest in the sports industry. It is also a useful additional qualification for students of sport and exercise related courses who wish to work either part or full time in the health and fitness industry. The course covers the following units of study: Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise, Know how to support clients who take part in Exercise and Physical Activity, Health Safety and Welfare in a Fitness Environment, Principles of Exercise, Fitness and Health, Planning Gym-based exercise and Instructing Gym-based exercise.

Cost

University of Hertfordshire students - £450
Non University of Hertfordshire students - £550

Duration

12 week contact hours (18:00-21:00)

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