Bolton Community Leisure Trust
ABOUT THE TRUST

Our vision is the creation and maintenance of a first class range of healthy leisure and recreational activities and facilities to serve all parts of the community. Read More...

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Courses and Careers

As a partner of the Bolton Vision Partnership we are committed to supporting growth and prosperity.
 

Careers:

To help us to deliver our business we are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the best staff which is imperative for our business to succeed.

For current job vacancies, click here and search all jobs available in Leisure in the North West. 
 

 

Courses:

To get you ready for a career within the Leisure Industry we are committed and support skill development in Bolton by offering exciting training opportunities.

 

NPLQ Lifeguard Course at Horwich Leisure Centre

What will you need to do to get the NPLQ?

Every candidate, prior to commencement of training for the NPLQ must:

Be 16 years of age;

Be able to meet the following basic fitness criteria:

  • Jump / dive into deep water
  • Swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds
  • Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water.
  • Tread water for 30 seconds
  • Surface dive to the floor of the pool
  • Climb out unaided without ladder / steps and
  • Where the pool design permits
 

Course Dates & Times

 


Course 1

Mon 18th February – -8.30-4
Tue 19th February – 8.30-4
Wed 20th February 8.30-4
Thur 21st February – 8.30-5
Fri 22nd February – 8.30-4
Sat 23rd February – 2 – 8.30
Sun 24th February –10.30-1.30
 
Candidate MUST attend every single one of the dates or they will be unable to take the exam.  Exam will be taken on the final day

 

Course 2

Monday 15th April – 8.30-4
Tuesday 16th April –8.30 - 4
Wednesday 17th April – 8.30-4
Thursday 18th April – 8.30--5

Tuesday 23rd April – 8.30-4
Wednesday 24th April – 8.30-4
 
Candidate MUST attend every single one of the dates or they will be unable to take the exam.  Exam will be taken on the final day

Course 3
Monday 29th July – 8.30-4
Tuesday 30th July –8.30 - 4
Wednesday 31st July – 8.30-4
Thursday 1st August – 8.30--5
Friday 2nd August – 8.30-4
Saturday 3rd August – 2 – 8.30
Sunday 4th August – 10-1.30

Candidate MUST attend every single one of the dates or they will be unable to take the exam.  Exam will be taken on the final day

Course 4
Monday 21st October – 8.30-4
Tuesday 22nd October – 8.30 - 4
Wednesday 23rd October – 8.30-4
Thursday 24th October – 8.30-5
Friday 25th October – 8.30-4
Saturday 26th October– 2 – 8.30
Sunday 27th October –10-1.30
 
Candidate MUST attend every single one of the dates or they will be unable to take the exam.  Exam will be taken on the final day



Course Cost

£250. Includes National Pool Lifeguard, Defib and Emergency First Aid Qualification
 

To request your booking form please contact Sarah Poole-Sutherland on 01204 334197 or email (limited spaces available).

NPLQ FORM

 

 

 

Testimonials

 
“The Tutor is an outstanding Instructor, he makes topics that can be boring very interesting.  He is easy to listen to and makes things easy to understand”
 
“Tutors were very helpful and approachable, answered all my questions fully and in detail -  nothing was too much trouble”
 
“Trainers were knowledgeable and friendly, asked questions and all were answered fab, had good breaks for rest in pool”
 
Our course candidates have rated our courses in 2016 as good and outstanding and 100 % of course attendees evaluation stated that they would recommend this course. 3rd of attendees have been directly employed by us following completion of the course
 
 
  
 
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