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.


north Coast Resilience Summit



This event is hosted by The Nature Conservancy with the support of the North Inlet - Winyah Bay NERR, Horry County, the Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments, SC Seagrant, and Clemson University.



Wednesday September 28, 2016




Participants will share knowledge on coastal vulnerability issues and  discuss nature-based  tools and solutions that can help build resilience  for human and natural communities along the northern coast of South Carolina.  This interactive workshop will include panel and small group discussions with local experts in resilience planning and implementation. The objective is to promote a community of practitioners who are applying nature-based solutions to coastal adaptation issues. 


Intended Audience

Community-based non-government organizations; community leaders; resource scientists, planners and practitioners; government officials, county, town or city staff members in planning, stormwater, and public works



Kimbel Lodge

22 Hobcaw Road, Georgetown, SC


Continuing Education Credits

Workshop is approved for 3.5 ACIP CE credits by the American Planning association and 3.5 credits by the South Carolina Planning Education Advisory Committee



Free - Lunch provided

More Info



Registration required, spaces are limited



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