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; First aid at work (FAW), Defibrillator training (AED) and Anaphylactic training courses. The combained NPLQ course runs over 6 days, with the NPLQ exam on Friday and the FAW and the anaphylactic training taking place on Saturday morning.

Course fee: £260

Course dates:

  • 4th to 8th April 2022

  • 30th May to 3rd June 2022

  • 27th June to 1st July 2022

  • 18th to 22nd July 2022

  • 8th to 12th Aug 2022

  • 29th Aug to 2nd Sept 2022

  • 24th to 28th Oct 2022

  • 19th to 23rd Dec 2022

NPLQ Trainer Course

This course is to train to teach the NPLQ courses.

Course fee: £600

Course dates:

  • 16th to 20th May 2022


Course fee: £90

Course dates:


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

  • 24th to 26th Jan 2022

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

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