Come visit the Thomas Sasso Pool and Water Playground.

Thomas Sasso Pool and Water Playground 

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.

Lifeguard Training

Looking for a fun summer job? Here is an idea!

Train to become an American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard. 


  1. Minimum age is 15 years old by the last day of the training. 
  2. Students must pass a pre-course swimming skills test prior to taking this lifeguard training. 

Enrollees must participate in the entire session on the days and times outlined on this flyer and pass required exams at the end of the course. It is critical that enrollees arrive on time.

Sunday, May 1, 2022    9:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Monday, May 2, 2022    1:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sunday, May 8, 2022     9:00 AM to 5:30 PM

Fee: $200.00

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

Register now, limited space.
No registration will be taken on-site.

Register at

North Miami Parks and Recreation Department
12300 NE 8 Avenue
North Miami, FL 33161

For more information, please call the Pool at 305-681-0701. 

The North Miami Thomas Sasso Pool is open

Fall/Winter Hours of Operation

Weather permitting

Mondays and Fridays

Closed to the public

Saturdays and Sundays

Open to the public from 12:00 - 5:00 PM.

Open swim only, $3 pool entrance fee

A waiver must be signed to use the pool. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Face masks are required while on deck or in locker rooms. Appropriate bathing suit fabric required for all. Infants and toddlers must wear appropriate swim diapers in pool areas. 

In an effort to keep our residents and visitors safe, the City of North Miami is not hosting any athletics and activities for youth. Please check back with us for future youth athletics and activities.