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Courses

Interested in Lifeguarding? You've come to the right place! ​

Our lifeguarding courses are regulated by the Royal Life Saving Society UK so you can be sure that they provide you with full, high quality support to achieve your qualification and start you on your lifeguarding career.   Find out more about our courses below. 


Rookie Lifeguard (8 - 12 years)

Rookie Lifeguard programme gives your child the skills they need to be confident in the pool or the sea – which means peace of mind for you. 


Survive & Save (12 years+)

The Survive & Save Programme is a lifesaving award scheme for anyone aged 12 years and over.

The awards are challenging but fun to complete and are arranged into Bronze, Silver and Gold levels to ensure that participants get the opportunity to develop their lifesaving skills as they progress through the awards.


National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

Become a Pool Lifeguard with the RLSS UKs National Pool Lifeguard Qualification.   

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.


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Email us at leisure@midulstercouncil.org 

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