This course leads to the RLSS UK NPLQ Trainer Assessors qualification
Structure: The course involves delivery from course staff together with group work by the delegates on all aspects of the NPLQ syllabus including CPR, First Aid and Spinal cord injury management.
Assessment: The course involves ongoing assessment including a number of observed lessons delivered by the delegates to a smaller group, with positive, constructive and supportive feedback. These lessons will be notified to you immediately after the closing date by email (which includes attachments; please indicate if your email account / organisation’s servers prevent attachments reaching your email account).
What happens after the course? Successful delegates undertake a moderation period under the supervision of a Mentor, which includes the delivery of a full NPLQ course and the assessment of NPLQ candidates. This period must not exceed two years.
Course Pre-requisites: To attend this course you must:
- be a minimum of 18 years of age,
- have personal membership of Lifesavers (Tel 01789 773994 and pay by credit card quoting your society number to join) and
- Hold a current National Pool Lifeguard Qualification.
A swimming teacher’s qualification is NOT a pre-requisite.
Support: A full range of support materials will be provided including files, books and CD ROMs to help you through the course and after you have completed the course. There will also be support provided by the tutor.
Training Aids: We have a range of equipment for use during the course including generic teaching aids such as whiteboard / flip pad, digital projector and laptop so your lessons may be prepared using any of these. We will also have a full range of manikins and pool rescue equipment available, including spine board, torpedo buoys and throw bags.
Personal Equipment: Delegates should ensure that they bring the following to the course:
- pen and notebook
- swimwear and t-shirt, shorts for the pool sessions.
- A stopwatch for ‘assessment’ sessions will be useful.
Refreshments: Tea, coffee, squash and biscuits will be provided throughout the period of the course. There is a café on site.
Cost: The fee is £600 per candidate.
Bookings: book and pay through Eventbrite
Course Capacity: A maximum of 12 candidates can be taken on this course. Places will not be reserved and can only be booked by completion of the course application form together with full payment.
Refund policy: Full refunds will only be issued with more than 28 days written notice. XCancellations with 14 to 28 days notice will receive a 50% refund and no refunds will be due for cancellations with less than 14 days notice (except in exceptional circumstances). All refuns will be subject to an administration fee
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