Get Into Lifeguarding

Get into Lifeguarding with The Prince’s Trust
If you are 18 – 30, live in Clacton, Harwich, Colchester and surrounding areas and are not currently in employment, training or education, then you can join our FREE two week programme where you will:

  • Gain your NPLQ Lifeguarding Qualification
  • Find out about opportunities and employment in the leisure sector
  • Improve your team work, communication skills and update your CV
  • Receive up to six months support from The Prince’s Trust following the programme

Please note: Travel expenses are refunded and doing the programme does not affect your ongoing benefit claim. Participants are required to do a swim test on the taster day.
The programme will run for two weeks from 20th – 31st May 2019 in Colchester
Taster day (includes a swim test) on the 15th May 2019
Initial interviews will be at Job Centres in Clacton, Harwich, Colchester and Witham
For more information and to book an interview please contact:
Chloe on 07795 166354 or email [email protected]

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