National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (N.P.L.Q.)
The N.P.L.Q. is widely accepted by swimming pools both in the U.K. and Ireland with over 37,000 qualifications awarded per annum. It also has widespread international recognition significantly through the International Life Saving Federation.
The award is managed by the Institute of Qualified Lifeguards (I.Q.L.) on behalf of the Royal Life Saving Society UK (R.L.S.S.) and is designed to ensure pool lifeguards and operators are equipped to deal wih almost any water emergency. The N.P.L.Q. meets the requirement of the Health and Safety Executive (H.S.E.) publication 'managing health and safety in swimming pools'
Monmouth School Sports Club is an approved training centre and during the course you will be taught skills that include:
Any enquiries regarding becoming a Lifeguard should be directed to Dan or Simon at the Sports Club via their e-mails or alternately telephone 01600 714381
Every Candidate prior to commencement of training for the N.P.L.Q. Course must:-