Training Courses

Learn something new, develop your skills and earn a qualification!

Training Courses

York Sport organise, deliver and host a variety of training courses.  Read on to find out more details of the courses on offer.  For any other enquiries please email ruth.brown@york.ac.uk.

Courses Coming Up:

RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification: TBC

RLSS Emergency First Aid at Work: TBC

IoS PWTAG Accredited Pool Plant Operator: TBC

IoS PWTAG Accredited Pool Plant Foundation Certificate: TBC

  • RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)

    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 course is 6 days including assessment time and requires 100% attendance. It comprises of physical training, classroom work and an 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.

    For more information please see the RLSS website.

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

     

    2020 Courses at York Sport Village: 

    26th, 27th, 28th, 30th, 31st July, 01st August 2020 (Times: 08:00-16:30)

    25th, 26th, 27th, 28th, 30th, 31st October 2020 (Times: 08:00-16:30)

     

    Course Costs:

    NPLQ + PXB & AED priced at £230.00  REGISTER HERE

  • RLSS First Aid at Work

    The IQL Level 3 First Aid at Work Qualification covers a wide range of CPR and first aid skills, equipping the first-aider to apply first aid to a range of specific injuries.

    The 3 day course is Ofqual accredited and valid for 3 years enabling you to meet HSE requirements.

    For more information please see the RLSS website.

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

     

    2020 Course at York Sport Village:

    Sorry no First Aid at Work courses are currently planned for 2020.

     

    Course Costs:

    FAW priced at £160.00

  • RLSS Emergency First Aid at Work

    The IQL Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work qualification is a 1 day course covering a range of CPR and first aid skills proving you with the skills to ensure a safe working environment.

    The EFAW course is Ofqual accredited and valid for 3 years enabling you to meet HSE requirements.

    For more information please see the RLSS website.

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

     

    2020 Courses at York Sport:

    05th June 2020 (Times: 09:00-17:00)

    16th September 2020 (Times: 09:00-17:00)

     

    Course Costs:

    EFAW priced at £80.00  REGISTER HERE

  • IoS Pool Plant Foundation

    This is a one day introduction to swimming pool water issues designed for front line staff such as lifeguards and fitness instructors.  Key areas include hygiene, customer care, water quality and water testing.

     

    2020 Courses hosted at York Sport:

    TBC

     

    For more information and to book please follow this link to the IOS website.

  • IoS PWTAG Accredited Pool Plant Operator

    This three day accredited course with PWTAG is the essential technical qualification for staff involved in day to day pool plant operation, or those responsible for plant management.

     

    2020 Courses hosted at York Sport:

    TBC

    07th, 08th, 09th December 2020

     

    For more information and to book please follow this link to the IOS website.

  • IoS Pool Plant Operator Revalidation (RoPPP Update)

    The aim of this one day course to provide qualified National Pool Plant Operator learners with the necessary technical updates on pool plant, water treatment and health & safety practices to bring their knowledge up to date.

     

    2020 Courses hosted at York Sport:

    10th December 2020

     

    For more information and to book please follow this link to the IOS website.

  • IoS Swim England Level 2 Teaching Swimming

    This course develops your knowledge, skills and abilities as a swimming teacher.  It builds on the Swim England Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) qualification and gives you the skills to independently plan and deliver swimming lessons.

     

    2020 Courses hosted at York Sport:

    Start Date: 05th September 2020

     

    For more information and to book please follow this link to the IOS website.

  • CORE Fitness Education Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training

    Become a Personal Trainer with CORE Fitness Education. Start a new exciting chapter in your career in the Health and Fitness Industry with our nationally recognised qualification. Work for yourself, for a health club, for a sports club, the opportunities and options are endless.

     

    2020 Courses hosted at York Sport:

    Sorry no Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training courses are currently planned for 2020 at York Sport.

     

    For more information and to book please follow this link to the CORE Fitness Education website.

  • CORE Fitness Education Level 2 Suspension and Kettlebell Instructor Certificate

    Get a recognised certification in two of the fitness industry’s exciting new ways of training. Suspension training has been around for decades however it has recently grown in popularity through the company TRX who make the equipment. Learn the basics, the advanced moves, the theory and how to put it all together.

     

    2020 Courses hosted at York Sport:

    Sorry no Level 2 Suspension and Kettlebell Instructor courses are currently planned for 2020 at York Sport.

     

    For more information and to book please follow this link to the CORE Fitness Education website.

  • CORE Fitness Education Level 2 Studio Cycling Instructor

    This course is designed, written and delivered by a team of sports scientists, academics, specialist instructors, cyclists, triathletes, educationalists and experienced personal trainers.  Learn the science and technique of bike setup and drills, learn how to put a class together, how to choose appropriate music and how to teach effectively.

     

    2020 Courses hosted at York Sport:

    Start Date: 22nd August 2020

     

    For more information and to book please follow this link to the CORE Fitness Education website.

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