The National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) is recognised world-wide, opening up great opportunities in the form of employment and life skills. Lifeguarding is an excellent starting point for those interested in a career in the leisure industry. Once qualified, candidates can also apply for a position as a casual lifeguard at Astley Community High School.

The cost of the course is usually between £250-£300 depending on the number of candidates, which includes all training materials. The course is open to anyone aged 16+.

If you are interested in the NPLQ course, please contact us by telephone on 0191 237 1505 or by email at

RLSS UK Qualifications Policies

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