Get your NPLQ at The Malden Centre

Learn to save lives

NPLQ Courses

We regularly run NPLQ courses here at Malden 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 and fees
  • 21st August - 25th August
  • Assessment on 26th August
  • £275
  • Gain 8 UCAS points with this full Level 3 qualificaiton

Want to become a Lifeguard at Malden Centre? This course fee will be reduced should you start your career with us as either a full or part time lifeguard!

View our current vacancies

Course Requirements

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

  • Be aged 16+ on the date of the assessment
  • 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


Please contact Malden Centre on 020 8336 7770 for more details