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Training Courses

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Training Courses

York Sport organise and host a variety of training courses. We deliver lifeguarding and first aid courses throughout the year, as well as hosting CORE Fitness courses on-site. Read on to find our what these courses are all about and apply.

If you would like to be put on a waiting list for our First Aid or NPLQ courses, please email ruth.brown@york.ac.uk with your details.

REGISTER HERE

 

Upcoming Courses:

NPLQ + AED Training: 29th, 30th, 31st Oct, 2nd, 3rd, 4th Nov 2017 – REGISTER HERE

Pool Plant Operators : 5th, 6th, 7th December 2017

RoPPP Update: 4th December 2017

Fitness Instructors Course: for further information please contact ActivFirst on 01262602598 or office@activfirst.co.uk

 

 

  • RLSS NPLQ / Lifeguard Courses

    The internationally recognised Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS UK) National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) is not only a qualification that will train you to become a Pool Lifeguard but can also be a stepping stone into a career within the leisure industry.

    The courses is 36 hours long, plus assessment time and requires 100% attendance. It comprises of physical training, classroom work and a practical assessment on lifeguard theory, pool rescue, first aid and CPR. The course is physically demanding, including swimming to set times, lifting casualties and diving to the deepest part of the pool.

    Approved prior learning can be applied upon proof of certification, please ask your trainer for further details.

    For more information please explore the Royal Life Saving Society’s UK Homepage.

    Please note that all applicants must be 16 years of age prior to assessment.

    Upcoming Courses at York Sport Village: 

    NPLQ + AED Training: 29th, 30th, 31st Oct, 2nd, 3rd, 4th Nov 2017 – Times: 08:00 – 16:30

    NPLQ + AED Training: 11th, 12th, 13th, 15th, 16th, 17th February 2018 – Times: 08.00 – 16.30

    NPLQ + AED Training: 27th, 28th, 29th March & 03rd, 04th, 05th April 2018 – Times: 08.00 – 16.30

    NPLQ + AED Training: 29th, 30th, 31st July & 03rd, 04th, 05th August 2018 – Times: 08.00 – 16.30

    NPLQ + AED Training: 28th, 29th, 30th October & 02nd, 03rd, 04th November 2018 – Times: 08.00 – 16.30

    Course Costs:

    NPLQ + AED priced at £230

     

  • First Aid at Work Training

    York Sport Village delivers first aid training throughout the year. Our regular First Aid at Work courses enable candidates to act as first aiders, teaching them how to look after first aid equipment and how to call emergency services when required. Successful participants will achieve a first aid qualification valid for three years upon completion.  Participants must be at least 16 years of age.

    First Aid at Work Training Covers:

    The importance of preventing cross-infection

    Recording incidents and actions

    How to use available equipment

    Acting safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency

    Administering first aid to a casualty in a variety of scenarios

    Administering CPR

    Minor injuries including small cuts, grazes, bruises, minor burns, scalds and small splinters.

    In order to re-qualify learners need to attend a renewal course which is spread across 2 days.

    For more information please see the RLSS website.

    *Discount available for Staff and Students of University of York

  • Emergency First Aid at Work Training

    York Sport Village delivers first aid training throughout the year. Our regular First Aid at Work courses enable candidates to act as first aiders, teaching them how to look after first aid equipment and how to call emergency services when required. Successful participants will achieve a first aid qualification valid for three years upon completion.  Participants must be at least 16 years of age.

    Emergency First Aid At Work Training Covers:

    The Emergency First Aid At Work qualification aims to enable candidates to act as a first aider and take charge of the first aid arrangements, including looking after the equipment and facilities, and calling the emergency services when required.

    Emergency First Aid at Work Training Covers:

    Administering first aid to casualties in a variety of scenarios

    Administering CPR

    Providing first aid for minor injuries

    Administering first aid and CPR to a child

    Administering first aid to a casualty who is suffering from a variety of sports-related injuries.

    This is a 6 hour course that comprises theoretical and practical work which includes a practical assessment on CPR and First Aid.

    Pre-requisites: All candidates must be 16 years of age at the time of assessment.

    Find out more on the RLSS website.

     

    Courses Priced at £75 per person

  • IoS Foundation Pool Plant Course

    One day basic course

    Objectives of pool water treatment

    Understand factors that contribute to water quality

    Test the pool water

    Upcoming Dates:

    • 4th December 2017, 09:30 – 16:30

    For more information and to book please visit www.theiosonline.com

  • IoS Pool Plant Operator

    National Pool Plant Operators Certificate:

    Three day comprehensive course

    Understand pool plant design and operation

    Provide optimum, efficient conditions for safe use

    Learn cost effective, energy saving technologies

    Upcoming Dates:

    • 5th-7th December 2017, 09:30 – 16:30
    • 6th-8th March 2018, 09:30 – 16:30
    • 6th-8th August 2018, 09:30 – 16:30
    • 12th-14th November 2018, 09:30 – 16:30

    For more information and to book please visit www.theiosonline.com

  • IoS RoPPP

    Revalidation National Pool Plant Operators Certificate:

    One day course to provide qualified NPPO candidates with the necessary technical updates on management of PH and chlorine levels, use of UV, health & safety, advances in technology and equipment and the differences in operation of spa, swimming and hydrotherapy pools.

    • 9th March 2018, 09:30 – 16:30
    • 9th August 2018, 09:30 – 16:30
    • 15th November 2018, 09:30 – 16:30

    For more information and to book please visit www.theiosonline.com

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