Starting - May 22, 2014
Beach Safety Courses
Information obtained from emeraldisle-nc.org
The Emerald Isle Fire Department oversees the Town's Beach Patrol and Lifeguard program, and is offering a new Beach Safety Course all summer long. Come on out and learn valuable information to make your beach experience as safe and enjoyable as possible! The new course will include helpful information about the Town's programs, how to prepare for your beach visit, warning flags and what they mean, rip current identification and survival, spinal injury prevention, lightning safety, potentially harmful aquatic life, and more! The course is designed for beach visitors of all ages, and is free of charge to everyone. Summer 2014 sessions will be held at the Town Board Meeting Room, 7500 Emerald Drive (next to the Police Station) at 1 pm on the following dates: Thursday, May 22 Monday, June 2 Monday, June 16 Tuesday, July 8 Tuesday, July 22 Monday, August 4 Monday, August 18. For more information, please contact the EIFD at 252-354-2445 or email@example.com .