Youth Swim Lessons

The First Coast YMCA has swim lessons and aquatic programs for all ages and abilities.

Our certified and experienced instructors emphasize personal safety, swimming skills and endurance, while guiding students with praise and encouragement.

Swimming is a necessary life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. Our Ys offer swim lessons for all ages, family swim, competitive swimming teams, and many kinds of adaptive swim programs for kids with special needs, so we can all safely enjoy the water.

Swim Programs


Swim Testing

All children are swim tested before they can swim in First Coast YMCA pools.

Baker County YMCA

136 West Lowder Street
Macclenny, FL 32063
Pool Hours

Barco-Newton Family YMCA

2075 Town Center Rd
Fleming Island, FL 32003
Pool Hours

Camp Immokalee

6765 Immokalee Road
Keystone Heights, FL 32656
Call for pool hours: 352.473.4213

Dye Clay Family YMCA

3322 Moody Ave
Orange Park, FL 32065
Pool Hours

Brooks Family YMCA

10423 Centurion Parkway North
Jacksonville, FL 32256
Pool Hours

Williams Family YMCA

10415 San Jose Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32257
Pool Hours

Winston Family YMCA

221 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Pool Hours

McArthur Family YMCA

1915 Citrona Drive
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
Pool Hours

Ponte Vedra YMCA

170 Landrum Lane
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
Pool Hours

St. Augustine YMCA

500 Pope Road
St. Augustine, FL 32080
Pool Hours

Solomon Calhoun Community Center Pool

1300 Duval Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Pool Hours

Willie Galimore Community Pool

399 Riberia Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Pool Hours

Lifeguard & Swim Instructor Certification Training

Lifeguard & Swim Instructor Certification Trainings are available. Download the pdf below to view upcoming dates.
Aquatics Certification Trainings