AQUATICS

Our swim program follows American Red Cross guidelines, and all teachers are certified Water Safety Instructors. Classes are offered year round for infants (6 months) through adults. Inquire at our pool locations for more information on lessons, training and joining a swim team!

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Water Safety Courses

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Water Safety Instructor (WSI)
for ages 16+
Activity Code 101341
March 17 – April 9
M/W    5:30p – 9p
Su      9a – 3p
Water safety instructors learn to teach all levels of American Red Cross swimming classes, including Child & Parent and Learn to Swim levels. Students must attend all classes & successfully complete written course work and water test to be eligible for certification.

Prerequisites: Must be 16 years old by the last day of class. Must possess Fundamentals of Instructor Training (FIT) certification (included in class) or have a current Red Cross Instructor certification. Students must be able to swim at Level 4 skill.
Location: Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center (CAFC)

Fee: $235
 
Water Safety Instructor Aide Class (for ages 14+)

Training and knowledge for those who wish to assist in teaching swimming. This course may lead to a great part-time job for interested teens or adults.
Prerequisites: Must be able to demonstrate Level 3 swim skill.
Location: Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center (CAFC)
M-Th   April 14-17     9a – noon
Fee: $75

 

 


SWIM LESSONS

Chinn_Girl Green Bathing Suit Swim Instructor IMG_1963.jpgWater Screening:
Unsure of which swim class you're ready for? We offer in-water skill screening at any one of our community pools. Cost is $3 per student, by advance appointment only. Please contact 703-670-7115 ext. 248 for outdoor pools and 703-670-7112 ext. 249 at SBDCRC or 703-730-1000 for Chinn.

Group Lessons:
Learn with your peers and new friends of a similar swim level! Our most affordable swim class option.
Fee: $65

Private Swim Lessons:
Improve specific techniques, build confidence in the water or focus on advanced skills with our one-on-one classes. Available times vary per location. Call facility to set up your schedule. Fee: $165 for six 30-min lessons

Semi-Private Swim Lessons:
Interested in learning to swim as a family? You can group your children together in a semi-private class for thorough instruction. Fee: $165 + $55 per each additional person


Birchdale Recreation Center
14730 Birchdale Ave.
Dale City, VA 22193
703-670-7112 ext. 249 or e-mail

Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center (indoor)
13025 Chinn Park Drive
Woodbridge, VA
703-670-7112, ext 232

Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation Center (indoor)

14300 Minnieville Rd.
Dale City, VA
703-670-7115

Veterans Memorial Park

14300 Featherstone Rd.
Woodbridge, VA
703-491-2183

WaterWorks/Andrew Leitch Park

5301 Dale Blvd.
Dale City, VA 22193
703-680-7137 or e-mail


​INDOOR POOLS
OPEN YEAR-ROUND
​Monday - Thursday ​Friday ​Saturday ​Sunday
​Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center (CAFC)
13025 Chinn Park Dr.
Woodbridge, VA 22192
703-730-1051
​5:00 a.m. -
9:00 p.m.
​5:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. ​7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ​8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
​Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation Center (SBDCRC)
14300 Minnieville Rd.
Dale City, VA 22193
703-670-7112
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

POOL HOURS MAY VARY DUE TO RENTAL RESERVATIONS. FOR CURRENT HOURS AND INFORMATION ON OPEN SWIM, VISIT OR CALL THE CENTER.

OUTDOOR POOLS
OPEN WEEKENDS ONLY
(Sat/Sun/Holiday)May 27 - June 17
June 18 - Sept. 6

Birchdale Pool
14730 Birchdale Ave.
Dale City, VA
703-670-5178

Mapquest

12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Closed Wednesdays

Graham Park Pool
3511 Graham Park Rd. Dumfries, VA
703-221-7550

Google Map

12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Closed Tuesdays

Hammill Mill Pool
1721 Carter Lane
Woodbridge, VA
703-491-1074

Mapquest

12:00 - 6:00 p.m.
12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Closed Thursdays
 

Veterans Memorial Park
Pool & Waterslide
14300 Featherstone Rd.

Woodbridge, VA 703-491-2183

Mapquest

12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Monday-Thursday
12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Friday-Sunday
12:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Closed Mondays except holidays