NATIONAL POOL LIFEGUARD QUALIFICATION (NPLQ)

COURSE DETAILS

Interested in becoming a lifeguard? The NPLQ is a UK qualification that is recognised by all employers in Ireland and internationally. There are some pre-requisites; candidates must be over 16 years old and be comfortable diving into deep water. Each candidate must also be able to swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds, tread water for 30 seconds and swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water. 

Upcoming Course Info

5 Week Part Time Course

  • Wednesday 8th September – Wednesday 13th October
  • Course Times: Wednesday 5pm – 9pm   &   Friday 5pm – 8.30pm for 5 weeks.
  • Assessment will take place Wednesday 13th October 5pm – 9pm.
  • Price: €420 includes all course materials, RLSS registration & certification

To register or get further information please email info@leisureworldcork.com

  • If you are in receipt of a payment from the Department of Social Protection (including PUP), you may be eligible for funding towards this training.
  • For further info please contact us, or your case officer/job coach. We will be able to supply all information required to apply for the Training Support Grant, but you should first make the enquiry with the Department of Social Protection.
  • Further info is also available at the following link: https://www.gov.ie/en/service/11dbee-training-support-grant/ .

ENQUIRIES

If you have any further questions or wish to book this course simply fill out the form below.

Pre- course requirements

There are some pre-requisites; candidates must be over 16 years old and be comfortable diving into deep water. Each candidate must also be able to swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds, tread water for 30 seconds and swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water. 

LOCATION

We host our courses in LeisureWorld Bishopstown, or other locations as needed.

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