Aquatic Training

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)
National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches (NRASTC)
Aquatic Therapy Shallow Pool Rescue Award (ATSPRA)
Emergency Response Pool (ER Pool)
Ongoing Lifeguard Training and Competency

Aquatic Rescue Courses

We are pleased to be able to offer a varied selection of RLSS rescue courses and refresher training which can be delivered at any of our prestigious venues or at your own facility.

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)

The National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) is a recruitment requirement for a number of jobs within the leisure industry from Pool Lifeguard to Centre Manager. This qualification is also recognised internationally, so you can use it at several places abroad if you are thinking of working in summer camps.

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National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches (NRASTC)

NRASTIC training

A necessity for any swimming teacher, this course assists those with responsibility for supervising swimming groups and activities to identify hazards, prevent accidents and take appropriate emergency action where required.

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Emergency Response Pool (ER Pool)

Emergency Response Pool

The Emergency Response Pool Programme is designed to assist designated staff to respond to an emergency within the swimming pool environment when the alarm has been raised.

The Emergency Responder can be any member of the facility called upon to rescue and provide first aid.

This qualification can be utilised for staff who work at shallow pools where constant supervision is not needed.

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Ongoing Lifeguard Training and Competency

We also provide additional NPLQ training as recommended by the RLSS/ IQL for lifeguards who need to top up their training hours or require a renewal or competency assessment

Aquatic Therapy Shallow Pool Rescue Award (ATSPRA)

ATSPRA is a supervision and rescue qualification for therapists, teachers and support staff working on the poolside or in the water during activities such as aquatic therapy or therapeutic exercise/play. The qualification is suitable for use in shallow pools where the rescuer will not be required to swim to perform a rescue, with water no deeper than the rescuers chest depth.