Swimming Instruction

Private Lessons

Learn to Swim Adult & Child

Private adult swim lessons are offered during the months of April, May, June, July, August, and September. Each session is a total of eight 45-minute classes for the month. Make-up classes are held when classes are canceled due to poor weather conditions. It is recommended that you arrive 15 minutes early to allow time to change and enter the pool area. These are private swim instructions, with only one student per class. Please come ready to swim with a towel, goggles and a swim cap.


  • Lessons - $170 per month (non-students)/$42.50 per month (FIU students)
  • Parking
    • Free with decal
    • Metered spaces available for visitors at $1 per hour

At this time Learn to Swim registration is not open, please check back in mid-March for online registration.

Need to Know

  • Cancellation Policy
    In the event that the patron cancels class, they are subject to one make-up on same week class was held. If make-up is not held on that week then patron looses make-up for the session.
  • Payments
    Payments for the Learn to Swim sessions are made online or in person via credit card.
  • Spectator Regulations
    Any questions that may arise from parents should be addressed after practice. It is the responsibility of the Parent or Guardian to ensure that all children have been picked up upon completion of scheduled lesson times. Only parents, guardians or siblings of child learn to swim participants are allowed access into the Aquatic Center. All guests must please check in at the fitness center front desk prior to entry. All parents and guardians are kindly asked to use the designated learn to swim seating area during swimming lessons. Parents will have an opportunity to speak with the instructor 5 minutes before the end of the lessons session. Parents should also arrive 15 minutes prior to their scheduled lesson times.
  • Rainy days
    If we cancel a swim class due to incremental weather and the class has not lasted more than 20 minutes we will issue a partial refund for the missed class. If your child has receive 20 minutes or more of swim instruction no refund will be issued or make-up class scheduled. All refunds are processed through our on-site credit card processing machine. If you have an issue with a partial refund or make-up class please contact our Assistant Director, Christina Reddick at (305) 919-4549 or via email at reddickc@fiu.edu. Partial refunds equal $21.25 per missed class.



Christina Reddick
Assistant Director

3000 NE 151 Street - WUC 165E
North Miami, FL 33181

Barry Tucker
Aquatics Supervisor

3000 NE 151 Street - WUC 165D
North Miami, FL 33181