National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) with Emergency First Aid at work and AED

The National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) is nationally recognised. The aim of the course is to attain a comprehensive range of lifeguarding skills required within a Leisure facility. The NPLQ can be a stepping stone into a career within the Leisure industry.


We are running courses at Erith Leisure Centre which includes First Aid and AED.


Course Date & Time:

Monday 28th May - Friday 01st June (09:00 - 17:00)


Course Cost:


A non-refundable deposit of £50 is required at the time of booking with the remaining balance to be paid in full fourteen days prior to the course


Candidates Pre Requisite:

Aged 16 at the start of the course

Demonstrate that you’re fit and healthy

Jump or dive into the pool in deep water

Swim 50 metres in less than one minute

Swim 100 metres continuously on the front and then on the back

Tread water in deep water for 30 seconds

Surface dive to the deepest part of the pool

Climb out of the pool unaided without using steps or ladders

For further information or to book onto the course please contact the Reception team on 01322350271. Alternatively please contact


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