To maintain your RLSS UK Trainer Assessor (TA), Instructor or Tutor qualification, you must ensure you are in current RLSS UK Membership and hold the necessary pre-requisite award(s)/qualification(s). Below are full details of the required membership categories and pre-requisite awards/qualifications.

Qualification /Award
delivering or assessing
Required TA, Instructor or Tutor qualification RLSS UK Membership required Pre-requisite award / qualification*

NPLQ

NPLQ TA

Licence to Operate / Honorary

A current certificate for one of the following:

  • NPLQ
  • NVBLQ
  • OWL
  • NRASTC
  • ER Pool
  • Life Support 3
  • Registered Paramedic (HPC)
  • Registered Technician (HPC)

 

This list is not intended to be exhaustive; if you hold an alternative qualification, you should email [email protected] to enquire if it is suitable.

NVBLQ

NVBLQ TA

Licence to Operate / Honorary

OWL

OWL TA

Licence to Operate / Honorary

NRASTC (inc LIGHT)

NRASTC TA

Licence to Operate / Honorary

ATSPRA

ATSPRA TA

Licence to Operate / Honorary

ER-Pool

ER Pool TA

Licence to Operate / Honorary

Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis TA

Licence to Operate / Honorary

AED

AED TA

Licence to Operate / Honorary

NWSMP

NWSMP Tutor

Licence to Operate / Honorary

Life Support / Life Support 3

Any RLSS UK TA, Tutor or Instructor

Lifesaving Academy (16 years+)**

Save a Series

Any RLSS UK TA, Tutor or Instructor

Lifesaving Academy (16 years+)**

Survive & Save

Lifesaving Instructor

Lifesaving Academy (16 years+)**

FAW, EFAW, PFA, EPFA

First Aid TA

Licence to Operate / Honorary

A current certificate for one of the following:

  • NPLQ
  • FAW
Or other listed here 

Water Smart

Water Smart Instructor

Lifesaving Academy (16 years+)**

NA

NPSQ

NPSQ Tutor

Licence to Operate / Honorary

NA

Pool to Pond

Pool to Pond Instructor

Licence to Operate / Honorary

NA

Rookie Lifeguard

Rookie Instructor

Lifesaving Academy (16+)***

NA

* Please note candidates attending Trainer Assessor courses will be required to hold the qualification/award of the Trainer Assessor  course

** or Licence to Operator or Honorary

*** Rookie Instructors are not currently required to have membership, but membership is suggested to enhance legal and technical support