NPLQ Lifeguard Course

July 9 2019

Lifeguard Course August 2019 @ Maldwyn Leisure Centre

Become a lifeguard this Summer at Maldwyn Leisure centre. This course gives you a fantastic base to start out in the leisure industry. The qualification is recognised around the world giving you opportunity to travel & work abroad as well as University.

Book now at Maldwyn Leisure Centre

Course Dates:

Week 4 - 12, 13, 14th August.

Week 5 - 21, 22, 23rd August


Assessment day:

Saturday 24th August.



£245 (Including AED Bolt on)


Minimum Age:

16 (at time of assessment)



  • Jump / dive into deep water

  • Swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds

  • Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water

  • Tread water for 30 seconds

  • Surface dive to the floor of the pool

  • Climb out unaided without ladder/steps and where the pool design permits

What’s being a lifeguard like?

Lifeguards benefit from varied working hours which you can easily fit around your other commitments, working within a team and there’s also the opportunity to progress your career within the leisure industry as most leisure managers start off as Pool Lifeguards.