National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

Training by LW Management

NPLQ Lifeguard Course

The National Pool Lifeguard Course by LW Management

THE NPLQ is a UK qualification that is recognised internationally and by all employers in Ireland.

You will be assessed by an independent trainer assessor at the end of the course.

Prerequisites to book

  • Candidate must be at least 16 years of age
  • Candidate must be able to swim 50m in less than 60 sec.
  • Candidate must be able to swim 100m  continuously
  • Candidate must be able to surface dive and comfortably thread water
  • 36 hours of training needs to be completed by the candidate before going forward for assessment.
  • Swimwear, shorts and T-shirts is needed for the duration of the course.
  • Completed application form to be sent to info (at)

Cost: €390 including all learning materials, assessment, logbook & 2 year qualification.


Renewal candidates also welcome on these courses.

The renewal component of this course is made up of 20 hours at a cost of €200.

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