(Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services) and (Amateur Radio Emergency Services)
We support the Office of Emergency Management in Monmouth Co. NJ.
As well as the municipalities with-in the county and other served agencies such as the Red Cross and etc.
We provide secondary and back-up communications during times of emergencies.
We hold regular weekly nets and training for our members. On the air every Monday night @ 7:30 PM local time 147.045 +600 PL 67
Any Licensed Amateur Radio Operator living or working in or near Monmouth Co. is welcome to Join us.
Note: ICS 100 and ICS 700 is required to get a RACES card.
NIMS info on the FEMA web site: http://www.fema.gov/emergency/nims/NIMSTrainingCourses.shtm
NIMS ICS 100 training: http://training.fema.gov/emiweb/is/is100b.asp
NIMS ICS 700 training: http://training.fema.gov/emiweb/is/is700a.asp
Other sites you should be checking often:
Monmouth County OEM: http://www.monmouthsheriff.org/Sections-read-129.html
Monmouth County Sheriff: http://www.monmouthsheriff.org/
Other sites of interest:
We are part of the ARRL NNJ Section: www.nnjares.org - this is where you will find A LOT of additional information, Recommended Reading.
Pay attention to the Winlink 2000 page and the need to use Winlink with RMS express
Amateur Radio Relay League web site: http://www.arrl.org
The Monmouth county ARES and RACES email list is at: http://groups.google.com/group/monmouth-ares-races
If your not a member - please go to the site and request a membership. Please put your call sign in the request for membership to us at the same time.
Hosted by: ARCSCORPS - Amateur Radio Communication Service CORPS of Monmouth Co. NJ.