Keen swimmer? Interested in learning vital life-saving rescue techniques? Or brush up on your CPR / First Aid skills?  

Why not become a lifeguard with one of our National Pool Lifeguard Qualification courses, hosted right here at East Manchester Leisure Centre.

In fact, we have a course coming up very soon! Running from 11th-16th December at EMLC, the NPLQ course is a practical-led skill-learning week with a packed schedule (9am-6pm Mon-Fri) followed by an examnation at the end to show off your new skills and quallify as a pool lifeguard!

The qualification itself, once passed, can open up many doors and is seen as a great first step into a career in the leisure industry. For more information on the course content, and to find other courses being held around the country, visit the RLSS website here:

For more information on our December course at East Manchester, to book yourself in for a basic swim-competency test, please contact or


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