Get your NPLQ in 2022

With courses running October half term

NPLQ Courses

We regularly run NPLQ courses here at Thorncliffe Leisure Centre. 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.

Course Dates
  • Monday 24th October - Saturday 29th October (assessment taking place on final day)
Course Fee
  • £250


Course Requirements

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

  • Be aged 16+ on the date of the assessment
  • Able to swim 100m consistently on their front
  • Able to swim 100m consistently on their back
  • Able to surface dive to the floor of the pool (2m)


Please contact us on 0114 284 3910 for more details