Get your NPLQ in 2022

Next course starting in July!

NPLQ courses

We regularly run NPLQ courses here at Places Leisure Camberley. Learn valuable life saving skills and become qualified for a job in lifeguarding with part time and full time options available.

And why stop there? If you become a lifeguard at a Places Leisure Centre, you will have the opportunity to progress your career in leisure, with potential Placemaker, Placemaker Manager, and Duty Manager roles available within the centre.

Browse our current vacancies

Course dates and times
  • Monday 25th - Saturday 30th July 2022
  • 8.00am-5.00pm
Course fee
  • £240.00
Interested in kick-starting your career with us?

Those who successfully complete the course and kick-start their lifeguarding career with us (40 hours a week) will receiving full funding! Join our fun and outgoing team and we can offer you:

  • Excellent staff benefits, including a free health and fitness membership for you and your nominated person
  • Free parking
  • Full uniform
  • and more!

To find out more about career opportunities, please contact

Course requirements

All candidates must meet the following criteria to take part in this course:

  • Be aged 16+ on the date of the assessment
  • Be able to jump/dive into deep water
  • Swim 50m in under 60 seconds
  • Able to swim 100m consistently on their front
  • Able to swim 100m consistently on their back
  • Able to tread water for 30 seconds in deep water
  • Able to surface dive to the floor of the pool
  • Able to climb out of the pool unaided without a ladder where the pool design permits.


For more details on the course and to book your space, please contact, or call us on 01276 417111