Boating Safety Class Aug. 24

Wellington has partnered with the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary to offer residents a certified boating safety class. The cost is $35 per person and there is a multi-family discount.

The class will take place in the Wellington Community Center, located at 12150 W. Forest Hill Blvd. The Coast Guard will conduct the class on Saturday, Aug. 2 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., with a break for lunch.

The course is designed for individuals ages 17 and older and will teach how to safely operate a boat, along with local laws and regulations. Participants will receive a certification at the conclusion of the course.

Call (561) 791-4082 to register. For more information on boating and water safety, call the Coast Guard Auxiliary at (561) 818-7905.