The National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is the most widely accepted Pool Lifeguard Qualification throughout the UK. It is QCA accredited and has widespread international recognition too. All NPLQ courses delivered by P & P Associates include First Aid at Work, AED and Spinal Board within the cost of the NPLQ. The Qualification is in three sections.
Section 1: The Lifeguard, Swimming Pool and Supervision (12 hours)
Section 2: Intervention, Rescue and Emergency Action Plan (10 hours)
Section 3: CPR, AED and First Aid (13 hours). Consolidation and revision at end of course (1 hour)
Independent Assessment (2½ hours) - This is completed on the final day.
You must be over the age of 16 prior to assessment. You will need to demonstrate on the first session
- that you can swim 100m on your front,
- swim 100m on your back,
- swim 50m in 60 seconds,
- jump/dive into deep water,
- surface dive to the floor of the pool and
- climb out of the swimming pool unaided without ladder/steps.
Course charge: £200.00
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