Lifeguard Training Course - NPLQ

Lifeguard Training Course - NPLQ - Lifeguard Training Course - NPLQ

The dates for the NPLQ course are: 

  • April 2019: Saturday 13th - Thursday 18th April 2019 (assessment 19th April)
  • June 2019: Sunday 23rd June - Friday 28th June 2019
  • August 2019: Sunday 25th - Friday 30th August 2019

To book an NPLQ course, please select from the dates at the bottom of this page.

The course requires that you complete a minimum number of hours and as such it is required for you to have 100% attendance.

Each day will be a mixture of wet and dry sessions, both around the Sandford Parks Lido complex and in the classroom, please being appropriate clothing for post swimming and in case of wet weather.


Lunch and Refreshments
You are welcome to bring your own lunch, or purchase from the Sandford Parks Lido Cafe.


There is a pay and display car park at Sandford Parks Lido, which has a day tariff of £8.20. 

Photo ID
At the start of the week we will need to see some form of photo ID, such as a driving licence or passport that proves you are who you are to complete the course, please bring this on the first day.

The assessment is on the afternoon of last day of the course. To obtain a lifeguarding qualification you will need to attend the assessment and successfully pass it. At the beginning of the teaching week this will be fully explained.

You will need:

Pens and Highlighters. 

Photo ID.

A jacket or coat. 

Money for Parking.

Swimming costume, including t-shirt and shorts.

Available Dates

 NPLQ Lifeguard Course: 13th - 18th April

8 spots available

 NPLQ Lifeguard Course: 23rd June -28th June 2019

9 spots available

 NPLQ Lifeguard Course: 25th -30th August 2019

8 spots available