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)

SUMMER 2017 HOURS OF OPERATION - OPEN SWIM FEE: $3.00

Monday - Friday
2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays
1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
LIFEGUARD TRAINING - 2017
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. Prior to completing registration, a swimming demonstration will be required of all prospective enrollees.

Click here to see the flyer.
FEE: $240.
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:
• May 14 | 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
• May 15 | 2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
• May 21 | 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
• May 22 | 2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m

Waater Fitness

$3 per class for North Miami residents
$4 per class for non-residents
$1 per class for seniors citizens

Classes begin in May 2017 | 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.
   • Tuesday
   • Wednesday
   • Thursday
Join our Water Safety Certified Instructors in a newly renovated heated pool for a fun, healthy water aerobics experience. Chair lift available for easy access in and out of pool. No pre-registration required.

For additional information, contact Sasso Pool at 305-681-0710.

Click here to see the flyer.

Swim Lessons (June - August) $40 Residents / $60 Non-Residents per Session
Weekdays
  • Session 1: June 12 - June 22
  • Session 2: June 26 - July 6
  • Session 3: July 10 - July 20
  • Session 4: July 24 - August 3
  • Session 5: August 7 - August 16
Weekends
  • Session 1: June 10 - July 2
  • Session 2: July 8 - July 30
  • Session 3: August 5 - August 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 Water Fun
Ages 3 - 5
This class is geared for preschool age children emphasizing water adjustment breath control, floating and basic arm and leg movements. Children will be screened and grouped according to ability.

Birth certificate is required.

Beginner
Ages 6 - 14
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
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.

Intermediate
Ages 6 - 14
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.

Advanced
Ages 6 - 14
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 smoothness.

Adult Swim Lessons

 

Learn to swim or to improve your swimming skills.

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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