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.
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:
Course will be running Monday to Friday 8.30am-5.30pm full attendance on all days is required.
Please bring full swim kit including a short sleeved tshirt and shorts for the pool work every day, also bring note taking materials and lunch as these will not provided.
|The Lifeguard, Swimming Pool & Supervision||N/A||01/08/2022 - 05/08/2022||Details|
|Intervention Rescue & Emergency Action Plan||N/A||01/08/2022 - 05/08/2022||Details|
|Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, AED & First Aid||N/A||01/08/2022 - 05/08/2022||Details|
|Automated External Defibrillator (AED)||N/A||01/08/2022 - 05/08/2022||Details|
|National Pool Lifeguard Qualification - Theory Assessment Paper||N/A||01/08/2022 - 05/08/2022||Details|