Training Events

These events are hosted by the Coastal Training Program (CTP). Click the appropriate “Register” button below to register for an upcoming program. To register by email or phone, or for event questions, contact the CTP Coordinator.

Shorebird Workshop/ Audubon Shorebird Stewards Training



Do you care about shorebirds, like spending time on the beach, and want to help protect our coastal birds?


Join us for this workshop to lean how to be an Audubon Shorebird Steward, hear about local bird populations and conervation concerns, and have the opportunity to practice bird ID skills in the field at North Inlet.



Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Audubon Shorebird Training: 9:00 am to Noon

Lunch: Noon to 12:30

Field ID practice: 12:30 to 3:00 PM



Kimbel Lodge

Hobcaw Barony

Georgetown, SC





Intended Audience

Local community members, volunteers with organizations such as SCUTE, avid bird watchers, eco-tour opperators


Please Note:

This workshops includes an optional afternoon field trip. Please be prepared for outdoor conditions. 



Spaces will be limited

More Info





Future Coastal Training Program Events

Coastal Floodplain Basics

Reducing Non-Point Source Pollution Through Redevelopment


Webinars are a great way to stay informed about the latest in scientific research and innovative development and planning practices that are relevant to coastal decision-making. Check out these websites for available programs.

NOAA Coastal Services Center, Digital Coastal Webinar Series

NOAA National Oceanographic Data Center, OneNOAA Science Seminars

Center for Land Use Education & Research (CLEAR), 2011 Webinar Series

EBM Tools Network, Demonstration Webinars

US Fish and Wildlife, Climate Change Structured Decision Making Webinar

US Fish and Wildlife, Safegaurding Wildlife from Climate Change Web Conference Series


Other Events of Interest

These events are hosted by outside groups, not by the North Inlet-Winyah Bay Coastal Training Program. Please refer to their websites or flyers for contact and registration information.

Clemson Extension Service Master Pond Manger Course
Clemson Extension will be hosting the Master Pond Manager course program in the Waccamaw region starting September 16th. This is a online and field based course designed to provide pond management strategies to stormwater and recreational pond owners and managers.


Search for Additional Events at:

South Carolina Coastal Information Network

ACE Basin Coastal Training Program


NOAA National Estuarine Research Reserve System University of South Carolina Baruch Institute-USC Belle W. Baruch Foundation