National Pool Lifeguard Qualification - Trafford Leisure

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

Become a qualified pool lifeguard with the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, available from two of our centres.

Course Details

To enroll on an NPLQ course you must be 16 years of age or over on the day of your final assessment, a strong swimmer and able to complete the following:

  • Swim 50 meters in 60 seconds or less.
  • Swim continuously for 100 meters on your front and your back
  • Tread water for 30 seconds
  • Surface dive to the deepest part of the pool and then climb out of the pool without using the steps.

Cost £230 (No VAT)

This cost includes a manual and all assessment fees.


Sale Leisure Centre

Monday 24thJune                       8-4.30pm

Tuesday 25thJune                       8-4.30pm

Wednesday 26thJune                 8-4.30pm

Monday 1stJuly                            8-4.30pm

Tuesday 2ndJuly                          8-4.30pm

Wednesday 3rdJuly                     8-4.30pm (Assessment PM)

Sale Leisure Centre

Monday 15thJuly                        8-4.30pm

Tuesday 16thJuly                       8-4.30pm

Wednesday 17thJuly                  8-4.30pm

Monday 22ndJuly                      8-4.30pm

Tuesday 23rdJuly                       8-4.30pm

Wednesday 24thJuly                 8-4.30pm (Assessment PM)

Sale Leisure Centre

Monday 5thAugust                       8-4.30pm

Tuesday 6thAugust                       8-4.30pm

Wednesday 7thAugust                 8-4.30pm

Monday 12thAugust                      8-4.30pm

Tuesday 13thAugust                      8-4.30pm

Wednesday 14thAugust                8-4.30pm (Assessment PM)

Stretford Sports Village Chester

Monday 8thApril                       8-4.30pm

Tuesday 9thApril                       8-4.30pm

Wednesday 10thApril               8-4.30pm

Thursday 11thApril                    8-4.30pm

Friday 12thApril                         8-4.30pm

Saturday 13thApril                     8-4.30pm (Assessment PM)

If you require more information regarding this course feel free to contact the team either by phone on 0161 826 3940 / 0161 826 3952 or by email at, alternatively if you would like us to give you a call back simply fill out the form below:

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