The Sports Centre is an 'Approved Training Centre' on behalf of the Institute of Qualified Lifeguards (IQL).


National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

The NPLQ course equips potential lifeguard candidates with the knowledge and necessary skills to deal with all swimming pool related emergencies (in and out of the water) and most importantly how to reduce life threatening situations from occurring.

Course Dates:

Next course dates - TBC

Cost - TBC

All of the following pre-requisites must be met.


Candidates must be 16 years old.

Be able to:

Jump or dive into deep water.

Swim 50 meters on your front with in 60 seconds.

Surface dive to a depth of at least 1.5 meters.

Swim 100 meters on front then 100 meters on back without stopping, tread water for 30 seconds and climb out.

Further details will appear once the next course has been arranged. Please check back for further details or email


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Tel: 01536 418844