Category Archives: Training
In the September meeting announcement I noted that we’d be learning how to use fldigi and RMS Express to transmit messages. Jim, K3UGA, found a great video that not only discusses how to setup fldigi and rest of the suite … Continue reading
Pre-planning is one of the most important aspects of an emergency response. Without pre-planning you have no organized structure to underpin your response. An unfolding emergency is not the time to gather your thoughts on what you need to do. … Continue reading
March is the time when we start to see more severe weather. It’s always good to get a refresher on what the terminologies mean…
DHS has just released their latest OEC Emergency Communications Forum bulletin. There are some good scenarios that show work arounds in public safety communications as well as some future looking technology coming out. Take a read!
During the March AUXCOMM meeting Shawn, N3AE, presented scenario planning and provided a template for creating the scenarios: Scenario Title AuxComm Task and Objective Supported Agency Command Structure Communications Structure & Plan (nets, frequencies, backup’s) Anticipated Duration of Operation Deployed … Continue reading
PG County ARES has announced their annual breakfast deployment drill to be held on Saturday, March 21st. Starting at 10:00AM, PG County ARES will be deploying to the field and will be operational on the 145.230MHz repeater (- offset, PL … Continue reading