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We offer the following courses:

First Aid at Work 3 day

The 3 day First Aid at Work qualification is one of the recommended qualifications for First Aiders in the workplace.

Candidates must be 16 to enrol onto a course which covers responsibilities of a First Aider, casualty assessment and casualty treatment for a number of injuries, illnesses and medical conditions.

Successful candidates will receive:

Royal Lifesaving Society (RLSS) First Aid at Work certificate
First Aid at Work manual

  • Monday 6th - Wednesday 8th November 9.00am - 4.30pm at Broadbridge Heath Leisure Centre

 

£220 per person, candidates must attend all 3 days.

Emergency First Aid at Work 1 day

This course will provide the learner with an IQL Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work qualification, which is accredited by Ofqual. The award is valid for three years as of the date of assessment.

  • Monday 6th November 9.00am-4.30pm at Broadbridge Heath Leisure Centre
  • Monday 22nd January 9.00am-4.30pm at Broadbridge Heath Leisure Centre

£60.00 per person

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)

NPLQ is widely accepted by swimming pools in the UK and Ireland as a minimum qualification as a role of a lifeguard within the swimming pool.

The NPLQ course includes 3 sections:

  • Section 1 - The lifeguard and the Law, Swimming Pool and Supervision
  • Section 2 - Intervention and Rescue and Emergency Action Plans
  • Section 3 - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and First Aid.
  • Section 4 - AED

The course includes swimming pool rescue skills, basic life support, basic First Aid, managing a casualty suffering from a spinal injury, managing a swimming pool environment, identifying hazards that could cause harm to users and much more.

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
  • 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
  • Climb out unaided without ladder/steps and where the pool design allows

Successful candidates will receive:

  • RLSS NPLQ certificate for each candidate
  • RLSS NPLQ Lifeguard manual for each candidate
  • Handouts and revision sheets for each candidate

 Course dates:

  • 23rd October 10.30am - 5.30pm, 24th October 9am - 5.30pm, 25th October 9am - 5.30pm, 26th October 10.30am -6pm, 27th October 10.30am - 5.30pm, 28th October 11.30am - 8pm.

Contact Claire for more information on: clairematthews@pfpleisure.org or 01403 219200

£250 per person 

Paediatric First Aid 2 day 

The 2 day course is designed for those looking after young children and infants, including day nurseries, private nursery schools, pre-schools, school clubs in the early years age group, child-minders and carers of children at home. The syllabus includes medical conditions and injuries that children and babies may suffer from. Candidates will be taught the recognition and treatment for these conditions and injuries.

The Paediatric First Aid course meets Ofsted Early Years and Childcare Register requirements.

Successful candidates will receive:

  • Royal Lifesaving Society Paediatric First Aid certificate
  • Paediatric First Aid manual

Course dates:

  • Monday 19th & Tuesday 20th February 9.00am - 4.30pm at Broadbridge Heath Leisure Centre.

£95.00 per person, you must attend both days.

ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) Qualification
  • Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th October

Visit the ASA website for more details.

Working in partnership with the Royal Lifesaving Society.

For more information or to make a booking please complete this booking form and email it through to us.