The South Carolina State Firefighter’s Association has announced the 109th Annual SC Fire-Rescue Conference being held from June 9-14, 2014 at the popular Myrtle Beach Convention Center where many local events are held.
This is a training and educational conference that will feature world-renown instructors and keynote speakers that will deliver programs to impart knowledge, provoke thought and revive your love for the job. There will be over 150 vendors set up in the 100,800 square foot exhibit hall so you won’t want to miss this!
Your SCSFA Membership ID Badge is your ticket to free training and all activities at this conference. There is no need to register if you hold this ID Badge. All training opportunities are held on a first come, first served basis until the room capacity is full.
All Hands On Training (HOT) classes will be offered at the Myrtle Beach Fire Department Training Ground. You must register through the SC Firefighter’s Association for these classes. Class space is limited. You will be expected to provide your own transportation and PPE to these classes.
The schedule for this year’s Fire-Rescue Conference includes events such as the following:
June 9 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. ~ Annual Golf Tournament at the Wild Wing Golf Plantation
June 11 at 7 to 10 p.m. ~ Firefighter’s Night at the Pelicans Baseball Game
June 12 from 9 to 11 a.m. ~ Opening Ceremonies
June 12 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.~ Exhibit Hall Open
June 12 from 12 to 5 p.m.~ EMT Competition
June 12 from 1 to 2 p.m. ~ Delegate Orientation and Business Meeting
June 12 from 4 to 7 p.m. ~ Firefighter Games
June 12 at 6:00 p.m. ~ The Explorer Post competition will be held at the host Convention Center. All Registration forms are due by May 30, 2014.
June 12 at 6:00 p.m. ~ The Firefighter Bash and Games will be held at the host Convention Center.
June 13, 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. ~ Red Cross Blood Drive
June 13 from 5 to 10 p.m. ~ Family Fun Night at WonderWorks
June 14 at 8 a.m. ~ 5K Fitness Race
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