NATIONAL POOL LIFEGUARD QUALIFICATION (NPLQ)
Lifeguard/ First Aid Certification Training Course
Course Dates: 21-26 February 2020
For more information please Contact: Miguel Casado or Kathleen De Beer
Phone: 045 526 3172
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT: 01 Feb, 2020
The NPLQ covers all elements of Pool Rescue Techniques, Lifeguarding Theory, First Aid and CPR. The course is physically demanding and will include swimming to set times, lifting casualties and diving to the deepest part of the swimming pool. Training and assessment for the NPLQ is in three sections and all must be successfully passed to attain the qualification.
Section 1 – The Lifeguard and the Law, Swimming Pool Supervision
Section 2 – Intervention and Rescue and Emergency Action Plans
Section 3 – Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, AED and First Aid
How do I become a lifeguard? Lifeguard Course Pre-Requisites:
Every candidate attending a NPLQ course must be 16-years-old at
the time of taking the NPLQ final assessment and be able to:
About the assessment:
Assessment for the NPLQ takes place at the end of the course. It determines your knowledge and understanding of the principles of working as a pool lifeguard and assesses your ability to apply the skills and knowledge in a work-related environment. The assessment is split into three sections:
The NPLQ certificate is valid for two years of the date of successful completion.
Cost: The course is €350 (including First Aid & Lifeguard Certificate)
*Participants who are hired by the JFC Pool will be reimbursed the cost of the course.
How to Pay: Payments can only be made via credit transfer to RHQ AFNORTH Central Fund
Bank Account: ABN-AMRO BANK 220.127.116.112
IBAN Nr. NL62ABNA0448853752 / BIC Nr. ABNA NL21
or come in and pay during office hours via credit card.