Pool Lifeguard Training

Newport Live delivers a comprehensive lifesaving programme at all three pools within Newport. The culmination of which is the STA NARS Pool Lifeguard Programme. This qualification is designed to equip candidates with rescue, resuscitation and first aid skills; this is an ideal qualification for those wishing to gain employment in the leisure industry.

Our next course is at the Regional Pool and Tennis Centre 29th October to 2nd November, 9 am - 5 pm every day. Candidates are advised that 100% attendance is mandatory.

To qualify for the course, you must pass a Pre-Course Swim Assessment. You will be required to demonstrate the ability to complete the following:

  • 100 metres (4 lengths) front crawl
  • 100 metres (4 lengths) back stroke
  • 50 metres (2 lengths) in under 1 minute
  • Retrieve a mannequin from the deepest part of the pool (2 metres)

Pre-Course Swim Assessments will take place at the Regional Pool and Tennis Centre on the following dates:

  • Monday 15th October 2018, 8pm - 9pm
  • Tuesday 16th October, 9pm - 10pm

If you would like to book a place on this course, please contact us on 01633 656757. You will need to pay the full course fees of £221.50 at the time of booking to secure your place. This is a popular course, early booking is advised.

Newport Live delivers a comprehensive lifesaving programme at all three pools within Newport. The culmination of which is the STA NARS Pool Lifeguard Programme. This qualification is designed to equip candidates with rescue, resuscitation and first aid skills; this is an ideal qualification for those wishing to gain employment in the leisure industry.

Our next course will take place at the Regional Pool and Tennis Centre 29th October to 2nd November, 9 am - 5 pm everyday. Candiates are advised that 100% attendance is mandatory if you want to pass the course.

To qualify for the course you must complete and pass a swim assessment. You will be required to demonstrate with confidence the ability to complete the following:

  • 100 metres (4 lengths) front crawl
  • 100 metres (4 lengths) back stroke
  • 50 metres (2 lengths) in under 1 minute
  • Retrieve a mannequin from the deepest part of the pool (2 metres)

Pre-Course Swim Assessments will take place at the Regional Pool and Tennis Centre on the follwing dates:

  • Monday 15th October 2018, 8pm - 9pm
  • Tuesday 16th October, 9pm - 10pm

If you would like to book a palce on this course, please contact us on 01633 656757 or call into one of venues. You will need to pay the full course fees of £221.50 at the time of booking to secure your place.

Download the Lifesaving leaflet for more information