The NPLQ course is one of the recognised courses enabling the certificate holder to be employed as a professional lifeguard in swimming pools. In the UK alone there are in the region of 50,000 with this qualification. The course is run over a total of 38 hours both in the classroom and swimming pool environments.

Please visit to read fully about the course and pre-requisite conditions.

If you require a course run for your swimming pool then please contact Moorland First Aid who will be pleased to provide a quote.


For guidance only costs may be

Where a swimming pool and training room are provided:

8 candidates = £1280 [£160 per person] [no vat]
12 candidates = £1560 [£130 per person] [no vat]


Moorland First Aid also run courses at Finlake Holiday park.

Course dates at Finlake will be advertised on this site.

Approximate costs for courses at Finlake are £195[no vat] per person.

Booking your course

Please use the downloadable booking forms below. Complete the appropriate form and send by email or post.

Group Booking form (Word)
Individual Booking Form (Word)

Group Booking form (pdf)
Individual Booking Form (pdf)

If booking a course please take the time to read our terms and conditions.