National Water Safety Management Programme (NWSMP)

The NWSMP is a suite of interlinked training awards, specifically designed to assist those organisations with employees who work in, on or near water, to meet their civil and statutory safety management obligations (especially where employees have supervisory responsibilities). Read more


Over 13.8 million adults in the UK say they are afraid to take part in any form of swimming, and over 33% of the adult population state they know at least one person who has a real fear of the water. Read more

Emergency Response Pool

The Emergency Response Pool Programme (ER-Pool) is designed to assist you to respond to an emergency within the swimming pool environment when the alarm has been raised. Read more

National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches (NRASTC)

NRASTC is a supervision and rescue qualification for teachers working on the poolside or in the water during programmed activities, such as a swimming lesson. Read more

Internal Quality Assurance

Internal quality assurance is a method to ensure quality of training and assessing, this is carried out by watching training or assessing sessions, viewing equipment, paperwork and Trainer qualifications. Read more