With all the different driving customs in South Florida, learning new driving skills is always a good thing.  AARP is bringing its low-cost, six-hour Driver Safety course to a location near you, and completion will get most people a discount on their auto insurance.

While the course is directed at senior drivers, it is open to anyone who wants to attend and anyone will benefit.   Contact your own auto insurer to see if you would receive a discount for taking the course.

Here are some upcoming classes in or near Hollywood with the registration numbers to call:

-Wednesday, May 16: Five Star Premier Residence, Hollywood [954-987-6689]
-Wednesday, April 25, Fred Hunter Community Center [Taft Street], Hollywood [954-943-0648]
-Thursday, April 26, Hollywood Beach Cultural & Community Center [954-921-3600]
-Monday, May 21, Elite Health Center, Davie [954-943-0648]
-Wednesday, June 6, Hallandale Beach Cultural Center [954-987-6689]

The six-hour classes are $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members.  Everyone gets a certificate of completion at the end of the class.  Registration is necessary. For additional information, visit AARP.org/auto/driver-safety/, or contact Linda Bloomfield, the local AARP Driver Safety District Coordinator, at 954 987 6689.