NPLQ Course (National Pool Lifeguard Qualification)

NPLQ National Pool Lifeguard Qualification Course

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.


6 days Monday – Friday (08:00-17:00) and Saturday (assessment day) starting at 07:00

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  • Select ‘Make a booking’
  • Select ‘Book a course’
  • And select the course department you want


Poolside Course Booking Terms & Conditions

NPLQ Course (National Pool Lifeguard Qualification) Course Dates




Hertfordshire Sports Village
de Havilland Campus
Hatfield Business Park
AL10 9EU


6 days


24 - 29 June 2024 - 8:00-17:00 COURSE FULL
5 - 10 August 2024 - 8:00-17:00 Book
19 - 24 August 2024 - 8:00-17:00 Book

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