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National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ with AED)

 

RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is the most widely recognised lifeguard qualification in the UK. Course content will cover the lifeguard, the swimming pool, supervision, intervention, water rescues, CPR and First Aid. All course material and assessment included.

100% attendance is required for the whole course

 

Course 4 (2018)

Day Times  
 

Sunday 28 October 2018 12noon till 8pm  
Monday 29 October  2018 9am till 6pm  
Tuesday 30 October  2018 9am till 6pm  
Wednesday 31 October  2018 9am till 6pm  
Thursday 1  November 2018 9am till 6pm
FridayNovember 2018 9.30am till 2pm Assessment Day



Requirements: All candidates must be minimum of 16 years old and a competent swimmer. You must be able to complete the following Pre-Requisites, Jump / dive into deep water, Swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds, Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water, Tread water for 30 seconds, Surface dive to the floor of the pool and Climb out unaided without ladder / steps. You will need to bring swimwear, tshirt and shorts to wear during the pool session and provide enough food and drinks for the duration of the day. Light refreshments available on site.

Costs: £220.00 (£60.00 payable at the time of booking, £160.00 payable 2 weeks prior to first course day)

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING CHEQUES AS A FORM OF PAYMENT.

How to book: Complete a booking form and pay deposit of £60.00 at Swimming Pool reception (Cash or Cheque only)

Optional bolt-ons: You may also able to complete an optional bolt-on sections to be able to receive either an Emergency First Aid at work Certificate (£+10) or First Aid at work Certificate (+£30)

This course is subject to a minimal enrollment to go ahead

If you currently hold an NPLQ and looking for casual employment, then please contact an Sports Operations Manager for an informal chat and/or application form. Additionally if you currently hold an NPLQ that expires soon or has expired recently and require some advice on what your options are then please do not hesitate to contact us.

 

 

ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant or Level 2 Swimming Teacher

 

Where: Woodlands Swimming Pool

When: Saturday 30 June 2018, Sunday 1 July 2018, Saturday 7 July 2018, Sunday 8 July 2018, Saturday 14 July 2018 and Sunday 15 July 2018(dates will be confirmed by StreamlinED)

Time: 8.00am - 5.00pm (times will be confirmed by StreamlinED)

Cost: ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) £280 or ASA Level 2 Swimming Teacher £580 (Level 1 and Level 2 £800)

Please contact Frances at StreamlinED for more information regarding this course by telephone on 07899 661 244 or by email at frances@streamlin-ed.co.uk.

 

We regularly have external tutors run Swimming Teacher courses at Woodlands Sport and Leisure, please speak to the Deputy Sports Operations Manager for informal chat.

 

 

ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant or Level 2 Swimming Teacher

 

Where: Woodlands Swimming Pool

When: Sunday 5 August 2018 to Friday 10 August 2018 (dates will be confirmed by StreamlinED)

Time: 8.00am - 5.00pm (times will be confirmed by StreamlinED)

Cost: ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) £280 or ASA Level 2 Swimming Teacher £580 (Level 1 and Level 2 £800)

Please contact Frances at StreamlinED for more information regarding this course by telephone on 07899 661 244 or by email at frances@streamlin-ed.co.uk.

 

We regularly have external tutors run Swimming Teacher courses at Woodlands Sport and Leisure, please speak to the Deputy Sports Operations Manager for informal chat.

 

Pool Lifeguard Trainer Assessors

 Pool Lifeguard Trainer Assessors are responsible for the delivery of the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) throughout the UK. If you are an experienced Pool Lifeguard then this should be the next step in your leisure career.

Benefits of becoming a Pool Lifeguard Trainer Assessor .

• Ability to deliver and train potential Lifeguard .

• Progression in Lifeguard and Leisure career .

• Work with a diverse group people .

• Mentor Lifeguards .

• Maintain standards in work place .

What does it involve?

To become a Pool Lifeguard Trainer Assessor you will have to attend a five day course.

If successful on the course you will leave as a Probationary RLSS UK Pool Lifeguard Trainer Assessor. The probationary period is a maximum of two years from course completion. You will then be allocated a National Trainer Assessor or a Mentor.

As a Probationary Pool Lifeguard Trainer Assessor you will have to:

• Arrange an NPLQ course by using the Master Programme. You must have a maximum of 12 candidates on the course and your Mentor or NTA has to agree for the course to go-ahead

• You will then deliver your NPLQ course

• Mentor or NTA will confirm that you have ran a full NPLQ course, have presented candidate and relevant records properly and the assessment was well planned

• Mentor or NTA will then complete section 2 of form LG9

• Mentor or NTA will arrange an NPLQ assessment for you

• You will then carry out the assessment with the Mentor present

• If competent Mentor completes section 3 of form LG9

On completion of the probationary period a TA card of Authority will be issued.

Where: Woodlands Swimming Pool

When: Monday 27 May 2019 – Friday 31 May 2019

Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm (to be confirmed)

Cost: £650

Please contact Julian Bennett at build-you-up for more information regarding this course by telephone on 07557887665 or by email at julian@build-you-up.com

 

 

Other Courses available

We can host a number of different courses on-site as and when required.

The qualifications we offer include:

RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)(optional bolt-ons EFAW or FAW, PXB and AED)

RLSS National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches (NRASTC) (optional bolt-ons EFAW and AED)

RLSS Aquatic Therapy Shallow Pool Rescue Award (ATSPRA) (optional bolt-ons EFAW and AED)

STA Pool Lifeguard

STA Pool Emergency Responder

STA Safety Award for Teachers

RLSS or STA Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day)

RLSS or STA First Aid at Work (3 day)

RLSS or STA First Aid at Work Renewal (2 day)

RLSS or STA Paediatric Emergency First Aid (2 day)

RLSS or STA Paediatric First Aid (1 day)

RLSS or STA Annual Refresher (First Aid)

RLSS Open Water Lifeguard (NPLQ bolt-on)

RLSS Open Water Lifeguard (Stand alone)

RLSS or STA CPR and AED (Stand alone)

STA CPR and Anaphylaxis (Stand alone)

RLSS Life Support

RLSS Life Support 3

RLSS Emergency Response (Swimming Pools) (optional bolt-ons EFAW and AED)

RLSS Community Instructor (Basic Life Support)

RLSS Assistant Instructor (Lifesaving)

RLSS Lifesaving Instructor

RLSS Rookie Lifeguard Instructor

RLSS Rookie Lifeguard Awards (Bronze, Silver, Gold and Master)

RLSS Survive and Save Awards (Medallion, Stillwater and and Sport for Bronze, Silver and Gold)

RLSS Water Smart Award

RLSS Young Leaders Award (Lifesaving)

RLSS Save a Life Workshops(Adult, Child, Infant and AED)

Please contact an Operations Manager to discuss further