National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

2018 dates

Do you want to be a lifeguard?

The Royal Life Saving Society National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is the most awarded lifeguard qualification in the UK, it is widely accepted as a minimum qualification for a role as a lifeguard.

Please see the following dates for our NPLQ (including AED course) throughout 2018:
  • Februrary 2018
    3rd, 4th + 10th, 11th +17th, 18th
  • April 2018
    7th, 8th + 14th, 15th + 21st, 22nd
  • June 2018
    16th, 17th + 23rd, 24th +30th (+1st July)
  • August 2018
    11th, 12th + 18th, 19th + 25th, 26th
  • October 2018
    13th, 14th + 20th, 21st + 27th, 28th
  • December 2018
    8th, 9th +15th, 16th + 22nd, 23rd
All days are 12:00pm to 9:00pm, at a cost of £200.
All candidates must be 16 years old at the time of the exam.
All candidates will need to complete an enrolment form to ensure they can meet the course pre requisites.
All candidates must be able to attend 100% of the course.

If you would like more information on the course content or to sign up, email Jon Fowler on