Coast Guard Boating Safety Class Aug. 9

The Village of Wellington has partnered with the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary to offer a certified boating safety class. The cost is $35 per person.

The Coast Guard will conduct the class on Saturday, Aug. 9 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., with a break for lunch. The course is designed for individuals age 17 and older and will teach how to safely operate a boat, as well as local laws and regulations.

The examination will take place in the Wellington Community Center (12150 W. Forest Hill Blvd.), and participants will receive a certification at the conclusion of the course.

Call (561) 791-4082 to register for the class. No payment is necessary to register; bring payment on the day of the class. For more information, call the Coast Guard Auxiliary at (561) 818-7905.