National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)

14/02/2022 - 19/02/2022

Dalkeith Schools Community Campus

Bookings start from £250.00

Scheme Details

Awarding Body
Royal Life Saving Society UK
Scheme
National Pool Lifeguard Qualification Generation 9
Course
Assessment
Type
Assessment

Award Description

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification Generation 9

The NPLQ is the most awarded lifeguard qualification in the UK and Ireland and is also internationally recognised. More than 40,000 pool lifeguards qualify with the RLSS UK every year, and there are currently more than 80,000 pool lifeguards qualified in the NPLQ – 95% of all UK pool lifeguards.  

RLSS UK is regulated by Ofqual, Qualifications Wales and CCEA in Northern Ireland.

If you’d like to learn more about being a lifeguard click here.

Lifeguard Course Prerequisites  

Every candidate attending a NPLQ course must be 16-years-old 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

Sessions

The Lifeguard, Swimming Pool & Supervision N/A 14/02/2022 - 19/02/2022 Details
Intervention Rescue & Emergency Action Plan N/A 14/02/2022 - 19/02/2022 Details
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, AED & First Aid N/A 14/02/2022 - 19/02/2022 Details
Automated External Defibrillator (AED) N/A 14/02/2022 - 19/02/2022 Details
National Pool Lifeguard Qualification - Theory Assessment Paper N/A 14/02/2022 - 19/02/2022 Details

What is it like being a lifeguard?

Where And When

Start
14/02/2022 09:00
End
19/02/2022 15:00
Total Days
6
Maximum Bookings
12
Bookings
11
Venue
Dalkeith Schools Community Campus
Town
Dalkeith
County
Midlothian
Postcode
EH22 2PS
Country
United Kingdom
Latitude
55.90165
Longitude
-3.04495

Provider

Name
Dalkeith School Community Campus
Phone
01316600265
Email

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    £250.00
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