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Pool Emergency Responder (Blended Training)

This qualification is aimed at those responding to incidents within the Swimming Pool, where constant Poolside Supervision is not recommended as outlined in Managing Health and Safety in Swimming Pools (MSG 179).  The qualification is certificated through the Swimming Teachers Association

Courses available at:

  • Victoria Park Leisure Centre, Nr Derby
  • William Penn Leisure Centre, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
  • Morris Centre Club, Birmingham
  • North Solihull Sports Centre, Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Walsall Gala Baths, Walsall
  • Hilton Birmingham NEC, Birmingham , West Midlands
  • Chelsea Harbour, London
  • Wilnecote High School, Tamworth, Staffordshire

NPLQ 8th National Lifeguard

9th Edition National Pool Lifeguard (NPLQ) Including Aqua Ferno Spinal Board Management with the option of an additional 1/2 day training including Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and Certification for First Aid at Work (FAW)

Annual Update for First Aid at Work and Pool Emergency Responder (Blended training)

Course aimed at those who already have both First Aid at Work and Pool Emergency Responder. Those who's Pool Emergency Responder is due for expiry can complete the assessment if they have attended an Update for FAW and PER 7 hour course the previous year.

Courses available at:

  • Holiday Inn Coventry, Coventry
  • Wilnecote High School, Tamworth, Staffordshire
  • William Penn Leisure Centre, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire

Level 3 First Aid at Work (Blended Training)

The RQF qualification needs to last for a least 18 hours in duration.The qualification is certificated through Safety Training Awards.

Emergency First Aid at Work Course (Blending Training)

This qualification lasts for a least 6 hours and is certificated through Safety Training Awards. The course is delivered through a mixture of online (prior to the course) and practically delivery. You will need to demonstrate knowledge through worksheet to be completed under assessment conditions and practical delivery. You will need to have the ability to do CPR skills on a manikin and management of a number of simulated incidents

3 Day Pool Plant

The purpose of this qualification is to provide learners with an understanding of the technical operations of swimming pools and small pools and to provide the knowledge and skills required to manage and operate the pool plant safely and efficiently.

Courses available at:

  • Hilton Birmingham NEC, Birmingham , West Midlands
  • Walsall Gala Baths, Walsall

1 day Pool Plant Course

This qualification is intended to provide front line staff who work in a swimming pool environment with the skills and knowledge to: Test the pool water Understand the factors that contribute to pool water quality Explain to bathers what can affect pool water quality Understand the importance of good hygiene and cleanliness in and around the swimming pool

Courses available at:

  • Birmingham University Swimming Pool, Birmingham

Combined FAW and PER

This 4 day course, covers 2 separate qualifications.  Between 9 - 4 on days 1 - 3 is the First Aid at Work and between 4 - 6 on days 1 - 3 and all day on day 4 is the Pool Emergency Responder

AED

This course is aimed at those who wish to use an Automated External Defribillator (AED) within the work place.The course is practical and covers working as a team and individual.

Return to Work - COVID-19 - First Aid and CPR (online training)

This course is aimed at First Aiders who are already qualified and need additional training to return to work for providing first aid and completing CPR.  The online module will give guidance on the need for Personal Protective Equipment, chest compressions only CPR, how to give rescue breaths to a...

Courses available at:

  • Online

Annual Update for First Aid at Work (online only)

This qualification is aimed at those who already possess a valid First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work qualification.  This qualification will not revalidate either the First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid, you must complete a 12 hour revalidation course for this.

Courses available at:

  • Online

Safety Award for Teachers (Blended Training)

This qualification is aimed at those responding to incidents within a swimming lesson.  This qualification is certificated through the Safety Training Awards.

Courses available at:

  • North Solihull Sports Centre, Birmingham, West Midlands

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