The Coast Guard Auxiliary to host boating safety class - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather

The Coast Guard Auxiliary to host boating safety class

(Source: U.S. Department of Homeland Security news release) (Source: U.S. Department of Homeland Security news release)

HORRY COUNTY (WMBF) – The Coast Guard Auxiliary will host an introductory boating safety course for recreational boaters Saturday, June 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Conway Fitness Center, located at 1515 Millpond Road, Conway SC, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security news release.

The course fee is $30 per person, or $40 for two family members sharing a manual. Students under the age of 14 must be enrolled by an adult.

‘About Boating Safely’ is designed for all ages and qualified USCG Auxiliary instructors will teach students the basics of handling boat or personal watercraft (PWC) safely.

The course is certified by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources and course graduates will be awarded the South Carolina Boater Education Card, states the release.

To enroll or request information contact Jeanette Brown (843) 248-2143 (Alma's Creative Arts), (843) 283-1677 or email jeanettebrown37@yahoo.com.

Copyright 2016 WMBF News. All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsLocalMore>>

  • UPDATE: Cancellations and delays due to winter weather

    UPDATE: Cancellations and delays due to winter weather

    Thursday, January 18 2018 5:38 AM EST2018-01-18 10:38:22 GMT
    Closings, cancellations and delays due to the winter weather can be found here. (Source: WMBF News)Closings, cancellations and delays due to the winter weather can be found here. (Source: WMBF News)

    Here is a list of school cancellations, delays and early closures announced ahead of the winter weather expected to impact our area on Wednesday, January 17.

    More >>

    Here is a list of school cancellations, delays and early closures announced ahead of the winter weather expected to impact our area on Wednesday, January 17.

    More >>
  • Winter storm causes cancellations and delays at MYR

    Winter storm causes cancellations and delays at MYR

    Thursday, January 18 2018 5:02 AM EST2018-01-18 10:02:48 GMT
    Dozens of flights in and out of MYR were cancelled or delayed Wednesday. Source: Patrick Lloyd (WMBF)Dozens of flights in and out of MYR were cancelled or delayed Wednesday. Source: Patrick Lloyd (WMBF)

    Dozens of flights in and out of MYR were canceled and delayed Wednesday due to the winter storm. A lot of the problems stemmed from snow at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. It was a frustrating day for a lot of flyers.

    More >>

    Dozens of flights in and out of MYR were canceled and delayed Wednesday due to the winter storm. A lot of the problems stemmed from snow at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. It was a frustrating day for a lot of flyers.

    More >>
  • Pee Dee residents’ opinions mixed on winter weather

    Pee Dee residents’ opinions mixed on winter weather

    Thursday, January 18 2018 4:32 AM EST2018-01-18 09:32:21 GMT
    Salt brine (Source: WMBF News)Salt brine (Source: WMBF News)

    Communities in the Pee Dee kept busy Wednesday preparing for another possible winter storm. The South Carolina Department of Transportation started prepping roads for the snow Tuesday afternoon, finishing up Wednesday afternoon.

    More >>

    Communities in the Pee Dee kept busy Wednesday preparing for another possible winter storm. The South Carolina Department of Transportation started prepping roads for the snow Tuesday afternoon, finishing up Wednesday afternoon.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly