Beaufort News

Red Cross offering free disaster-training courses

The Lowcountry Chapter of the American Red Cross is offering volunteer orientation and disaster-services overview courses in May and June at the Palmetto Service Center at 59 Sheridan Park Circle in Bluffton.

The free classes run from 6 to 9 p.m. and will be May 15, June 7 and June 19. They are the first step in becoming trained to assist in a major disaster, the organization said. Registration is required to participate.

Details: or 843-757-7437.