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WHAT'S NEW

2019 Training Classes
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Milpitas ARES®/RACES

Ham Radio is a Hobby...
Emergency Communications is a Commitment

RECOMMENDED TRAINING


These recommendations are listed by position/assignment. Definitions of each position/assignment is included below:

    ALL - Basic training that everyone needs to get started and be useful.
    CERT - Training that will prepare you to provide communications between a CERT (SAFE) Team location and the city EOC.
    FIELD - Training that will prepare you to provide communications at a Field location such as a shelter, staging location, creek watch, crowd monitor, shadow assignment, staff the communications van, etc.
    PACKET - Training that will prepare you to set-up and operate a packet station provided to you, or one that you bring, at any location to which you might be assigned.
    EOC - Training that will prepare you to operate from the city Emergency Operations Center (EOC).
    LEADERSHIP - Training that will prepare those asked to take on a leadership role as an AEC or shift supervisor.

References to Type shown below are based on Resource Typing and defined here.

TRAINING COURSE

ALL

CERT

FIELD

PACKET

EOC

LEADERSHIP

ISC-100 Intro to the Incident Command System (ICS)

X

X

X

X

X

X

ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents

X

X

X

X

X

X

ICS-700 Intro to the National Incident Management System (NIMS)

X

X

X

X

X

X

Introduction to Emergency Communications

X

X

X

X

X

X

Fundamentals of Emergency Communications

X

X

X

X

X

X

Field Operations Type III, Part A & B and Type II

X

X

X

X

X

X

Message Passing

X

X

X

 

X

X

Net Control Type 3, Part A & B



X


X

X

Net Control Type 2





X

X

Shadowing



X



X

Antenna Fundamentals & Safety



X

X


X

Cross Band Repeating



X


X

X

Packet Type 3, Part A & B




X

X

X

Packet Type 2




X


X

Event Planning Type I






X

More information about the online self study ICS classes can be found here:
ICS Training

More information about the classroom classes can be found here:
Classroom Training

Registration for classes, drills & public service events can be found here:
Registration Info


Last Updated:  January 3, 2019