Youth Aquatics

Truckee Youth Aquatic Classes
Truckee Youth Aquatic Classes

Swim lessons for all ages and abilities. Click here to see all levels of lessons, and to see more information about joining the Swim Team.


Flips, Dives n’ Dunks
Instructor: Pool Staff

Come play with us! This class is not your typical swim lesson. We invite you to learn diving board tricks, rope climb techniques, under water swimming & play water basketball or volleyball. Take your water skills to the next level.

Ages: Grades 4-10                 Location: Community Pool 

Online Code    Dates            Days    Time                    Fee                         

S1: #11690        6/7-6/28        Fri.       4pm-5pm            $48 per session

S2: #11691        7/5-7/26        Fri.       10am-11am        $48 per session

S3: #11692        8/2-8/16        Fri.       10am-11am        $36 per session


JR. Lifeguard Camps

Instructor: Pete Kristian & Aquatic Staff

The Junior Lifeguard program is for kids who are excited about swimming and feel comfortable in the water. Each child will be exposed to the world of emergency response & lifeguarding. They will come away with basic knowledge of American Red Cross Guard Start, CPR, basic First Aid and outdoor safety. Please bring or wear to class: Athletic swim suit, sunscreen, towel, lunch, snacks and running shoes.

Ages: 10-14        Location: Community Pool & West End

Online Code    Dates        Days           Time                Fee

S1: #11681        8/5-8/9      Mon.-Fri.    9am-4pm        $225 per session resident

                                                                                            $255 per session non-resident

S2: #11682       8/12-8/16    Mon.-Fri.    9am-4pm


Mermaid University

Learn to swim like a mermaid! This fun class will have you flipping your fins like Ariel. Children must have passed our swim test OR have a parent in the water, with them. This class is required to swim with your tail during open swim times. Please bring your own tail or purchase at the pool for $110.

Ages: 6-12            Location: Community Pool

Online Code        Dates    Days        TIme        Fee

#11693              7/2-7/26    Tue. & Fri.        10am-10:30am          $72

#11694          7/2-7/26    Tue. & Fri.         5:50pm-6:20pm         $72

#11695          7/30-8/16    Tue. & Fri.        10am-10:30am          $54

#11696        7/30-8/16    Tue. & Fri.        5:20pm-5:50pm         $54


Summer Swim Team

Instructor: Maya Tice

Join this fun intro to swim team in the 8 week course that focuses on stroke technique & endurance. Each level meets for 1 hour 2x per week. 

Ages: 6+                 Location: Community Pool 

*min of 25yds w/ side breathing & 25yds back to join

Online Code    Dates        Days              Time                Fee                          

#11687           7/2-8/15    Tues. & Th.     9am-11am      $195 

                               $20 drop in

• Level 1 meets 10-11am & Level 2 meets 9- 10am

• Optional Team Swim Suits available    $60 Girls

                $45 Boys


Lifeguard Training

Instructor: Amanda Oberaker

The American Red Cross Lifeguard Training classes certifies persons (age 15+) to work as a lifeguard. Train with us to receive additional certification in: Lifeguarding Waterfronts Oxygen, Epi Pen & Inhaler Administration. 550 yard swim, retrieve a brick from 7 feet of water and swim with it above water for 20 yards swim 15 yards under water. Cert to work financial aid discount may apply. Email for inquiries. Please wear: Athletic swimsuit and bring life guard manual.

Ages: 15+        Location: Community Swimming Pool    

Online Code    Dates          Days              Time    Fee                                 

S1: #11679       6/3-6/19      Mon.-Wed.    5pm-9pm    $250 per session


Lifeguard Review

Instructor: Pete Kristian & Aquatic Staff

Your Lifeguard certification will expire after 2 years if you don’t take a review class to stay current. Must be 17+ and have a current or recently expired Life Guard Cert to participate.  Please wear: Athletic swimsuit and bring your life guard manual.

Ages: 15+        Location: Community Swimming Pool

Online Code    Dates        Days              Time                 Fee                                 

S1: #11683       5/29 & 5/31    Wed.-Fri.        4pm-8pm       $100 per session