Training at Guildford Spectrum


Guildford Spectrum runs a variety courses over the year. Please check out the courses below and for more information click the email enquiries button below

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)

Guildford Spectrum runs a combained National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) which now includeds Defibrillator training (AED). The combained NPLQ course runs over 5 days, with the NPLQ exam on Friday.

Course fee: £280

Course dates:

  • 12th Feb to 16th Feb 2024
  • 8th Apr to 12th Apr 2024
  • 27th May to 31st May 2024
  • 24th Jun to 28th Jun 2024
  • 22nd Jul to 26th Jul 2024
  • 12th Aug to 16th Aug 2024
  • 26th Aug to 30th Aug 2024
  • 28th Oct to 1st Nov 2024
  • 16th Dec to 20th Dec 2024

NPLQ Trainer Course

This course is to train to teach the NPLQ courses.

Course fee: £600

Course dates:


Course fee: £90

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NPLQ Rescue Test Dates 

Rescue test for teachers and coaches

More dates to follow

ASA Level 2 Award in Teaching Aquatics (QCF)

Start your rewarding career as a swimming teacher now!

Guildford Spectrum is proud to be a host venue for the ASA (level 1) & (level 2) swimming teacher courses.  
For details of courses available in the Guildford area please click on this link

Visit for further information and to book your place.

Full 2 day Paediatric Course

More dates to follow 

Courses run from 9am to 4pm. Course fee: £99 per person.

3 Day At Work First Aid Courses

More dates to follow 

Courses run from 9am to 4pm. Course fee: £220 per person.

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