Level 2 International Award in Pool life-guarding is for those learners wishing to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to become a qualified pool lifeguard.
This qualification allows successful learners to operate as a qualified pool lifeguard for 2 years.
This qualification is usually obtained by taking a 2.5-day classroom based course.
This qualification is assessed by Practical Observation and Open response Assessment
The delivery of the qualification is the responsibility of the nominated tutor. This person should meet the
associated criteria within the qualification specification and have the relevant skills, experience and
The qualification has a duration of 20 hours (16 delivery), which is equivalent to approximately a 2.5 day
programme. Delivery can be made up of lectures, tutorials, supervised study and assessment.