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National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

July 30, 2013 - August 2, 2013

50m pool at the Sports Training Village

RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification course is due to take place on

Monday 29 July – Friday 2 August 2013

Course fee £200.00.

Upon completion this qualification permits you to work as a lifeguard in swimming pools across the country and is also recognised in many foreign countries.

As a pre-requisite of the course you must be able to demonstrate the following;
–    Jump/dive into deep water
–    Swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds
–    Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water
–    tread water for 30 seconds
–    Surface dive to the pool floor
–    Climb out unaided without ladder/steps and where the pool design permits.

You will be assessed at the end of the course. Upon passing candidates are permitted to work competently in a Swimming pool environment, and administer first aid when needed.

Book now

Email Sarah McMillan, Training, Development & Athlete Support Coordinator s.mcmillan@bath.ac.uk for an application form.

Payment can be made via cheque made payable to ‘University of Bath’ or by card payment over the telephone 01225 385247.

See the Training & Development course timetable for all the forthcoming courses.


July 30, 2013
August 2, 2013
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