Lifeguard Qualifications

We provide Pool Lifeguard qualifications at all our Leisure Centres.


.Our next course will be at Meridian Leisure Centre and will be an Integrated Lifeguard, First Aid and AED (Defib) course which will mean the candidates will gain 3 qualifications.

The Dates are:

Saturday 1st April - 9am - 5pm

Sunday 2nd April - 9am - 5pm

Wednesday 5th April 10am - 6pm

Thursday 6th April 10am - 6pm

Friday 7th April - 10am - 6pm

Assessment will be Saturday 8th April 4pm - 7:30pm approx (all dates must be attended).

The cost per person is £250 which includes all course materials and assessment fees.

If you would like to book a place, please contact Reception on 01507 607650 or for any further information, please email the course trainer Becky Hart at





RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)

The RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) is the most awarded lifeguard qualification in the United Kingdom and Ireland that complies with the industry guidance contained within the HSE publication 'Managing Health and Safety in Swimming Pools'  Generally, the NPLQ is a recruitment requirement for a number of jobs from Pool Lifeguard to Centre Manager.

On successful completion of the course you will be fully qualified to work as a Pool Lifeguard.

For more information and prices, please contact our course co-ordinator

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