NPLQ Course (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.
6 days Monday – Friday (08:00-17:00) and Saturday as the assessment day starting at 10:30