The RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)
5 days £200
The RLSS UK national pool lifeguard qualification (NPLQ) is the most awarded lifeguard qualification in the United Kingdom and Ireland and Internationally recognised.
It is a minimum of a 36 hour long course followed by a practical assessment on Pool Lifeguard theory, pool rescue and first aid.
5 day course which can be worked over weekends or a Monday to Friday week.
In order to obtain this qualification you will need to be able to be a strong enough swimmer,
- Swim 100 metres on your front and back
- To be able to jump/dive in to a pool
- To be able to climb out of the pool unaided without a ladder or steps
- To be able to touch the floor in the deep end of a typical pool
- To be at least 16 years of age at the time of assessment