Parks and Recreation Department - Aquatics

Thomas Sasso Pool and Water Playground

1100 NW 125 Street
North Miami, Fl 33168
305.681.0701
305.895.9840.

Gary Paulino
Aquatics Specialist
gpaulino@northmiamifl.gov

Thomas Sasso Pool, offers six (25) meter swim lanes for recreational and fitness purposes. The pool also offers a water playground for small children to splash around and have fun. More importantly, the pool offers both youth and adult swim lessons.

Call the pool at 305.681.0701 for more information on pool hours, rentals , swim lessons & annual passes. (Individual and family passes available)

WINTER 2018 HOURS OF OPERATION - OPEN SWIM FEE: $3.00

Monday
Closed
Tuesday - Friday
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m
2:00 - 5:00 p.m
Saturdays and Sundays
12:00 - 5:00 p.m.

 

LIFEGUARD TRAINING - 2018
If you are looking for a fun and professional job, this is the class for you. You will be learning the basics needed to become a certified Lifeguard. Minimum age is 15 years old by the last day of the training. Students must pass a pre-course swimming skills test prior to taking this lifeguard training.

Click here to see the flyer.
FEE: $200.
Enrollees must participate through the entire session and pass required exams at the end of the course. It is critical that enrollees arrive on time.

Lifeguard Training Class Mandatory Dates:
• Monday, May 7 | 3:00 - 9:00 p.m.
• Wednesday, May 9 | 3:00 - 9:00 p.m.
• Friday, May 11 | 3:00 - 9:00 p.m.
• Sunday, May 13 | 9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m

Upon successful completion of the program, students receive American Red Cross Certifications in
Lifeguarding • First Aid & CPR • AED for the Professional Rescuer

Swim Lessons - $40 Residents / $60 Non-Residents per Session
Weekdays
  • Session 10: May 15 - 25

 

 

Weekends
  • Session 5: May - 27
 

NO REGISTRATION WILL BE TAKEN ON SITE!!! Register at 12300 NE 8 Avenue or on-line. For more information, please call 305-895-9840.



Preschool I & II Water Fun
Ages 3 - 5

Tuesday - Friday
4:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
10:15 - 10:45 a.m.

This class is geared for preschool age children emphasizing water adjustment breath control, floating and basic arm and leg movements.


Beginner
Ages 6 - 14

Tuesday - Friday
4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
10:50 - 11:20 a.m.

This class is designed to allow participants to adjust to the water. Some of the skills taught include prone glide, back float and basic arm and leg movements. Personal safety is stressed throughout this course.

Advance Beginner
Ages 6 - 14

Tuesday - Friday
4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
10:15 - 10:45 a.m.

Students will continue to work on skills taught in Beginner class as well as learn additional swimming strokes, proper technique and basic water safety. This course provides more fundamental work to make your child a safe swimmer. Many of the skills are taught through games and activities.

Must have instructor approval. To register for the next level please bring promotion certificate.

Intermediate
Ages 6 - 14

Tuesday - Friday
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

This class gives students who have successfully completed the Advanced Beginner course the opportunity to perfect strokes, develop good technique and demonstrate prolonged endurance and survival skills in the water.

Must have instructor approval. To register for the next level please bring promotion certificate.

Advanced
Ages 6 - 14

Tuesday - Friday
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

This class is designed to refine the coordination of strokes. Participants will improve their performance of all the strokes and increase their distance, so they can swim with more ease, efficiency, power and control.

Must have instructor approval. To register for the next level please bring promotion certificate.

Adult Swim Lessons

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

Learn to swim or to improve your swimming skills.

$4 Residents/$5 Non-Residents
Classes on-going

Water Fitness

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
11:00 a.m.
 

 

For additional information please call 305-681-0701.
$3 Residents/$4 Non-Residents/$1 Seniors
Classes on-going

Athletic and Aquatic Program Fee Reduction Program
If you believe you qualify for a fee reduction, please print and complete the application and return it along with the requested documentation to the Parks and Recreation Department's Administrative Offices.

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City of North Miami | 776 NE 125 Street | North Miami | Florida 33161 | 305.893.6511
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