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NPLQ Courses at One Leisure

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification 

Lifeguard Course Prerequisites  

Every candidate attending a NPLQ course must be 16-years-old at the time of taking the NPLQ final assessment and be able to:

  • Jump / Dive into deep water (1.8m)
  • Swim 50m in no more than 60 seconds
  • Swim 100m continuously on front and back
  • In deep water, tread water for 30 seconds
  • Surface dive to the bottom of the deepest part of the pool
  • Climb out of the pool unaided without using the steps

You must:

  • Complete 100% attendance of the course to be able to take the exam.
  • Have turned 16 years old by the day of the exam.

Upon successful completion of the course and assessment, you will have the chance to apply for a lifeguard position with us, but jobs are subject to a recruitment process.

One Leisure St Ives Indoor

Start 08/04/2024  End 13/04/24


Monday to Friday 8am-6pm 

Exam Saturday 13th April

Course Cost - £275.00

More info: National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ 10) at 08/04/2024 (