Scooter safety focus of course

Vernon seniors will have a chance to become educated on how to operate motorized scooters.

Vernon seniors will have a chance to become educated on how to operate motorized scooters.

A scooter safety course will be held Sept. 12 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Schubert Centre.

‘“This workshop is for all  who own or are considering the purchase of a motorized wheelchair, scooter or cart,” said Ed Howard, seniors program co-ordinator with the Safe Communities Unit.

“This course will also teach you the rules of the road, maintenance and how to avoid crashes.”

To register for the course, call 250-550-7840.