National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

Integrated National Pool Lifeguard Qualification with (with AED)

Based at Abingdon School Sports Centre

The NPLQ is a internationally recognised qualification and will cover vital life saving skills, CPR, first aid and pool rescue techniques.

The course will run from 9.00am – 6.00pm every day. You must be 16+ years and in good health and fitness to attend this course.

The day is split into two sessions; theoretical/classroom based activities session and a 2-hour pool session. Each participant will be required to wear shorts and t-shirt whilst in the pool.

The cost of the course will be £220 and all course materials will be provided. Payment is to be made payable to Abingdon School Enterprises Ltd.

Upon the successful completion of the exam there is the possibility of working in the sports centre on certain shifts. If you are employed afterwards you will receive a 25% refund of the total price paid of the course.

This qualification is valid for two years.

Available dates:

Easter dates:

Tuesday 14 April – Sunday 19th April 2020

Due to the general situation with coronavirus, we have regrettably had to cancel this course due to our facilities being closed until the situation improves.

Summer dates: 

Monday 3 August – Saturday 8 August 2020

To book a place, please click here.


To find out more information, please contact us:

Tel: 01235 849 062