AERO 101

AERO 101: Introduction to Emergency Communications

October 9th,2021 @ 8:30 to 12:30 - Webinar

Course Objectives

· Describe the roles of amateur radio operators in emergency communications

· Be able to describe the role of amateur radio during emergency communications and list potential agencies that may be served

· Be able to describe appropriate etiquette and professional interactions during emergency communications operations

· Be able to describe what a “net” is and how they are used

· Be able to describe basic net operations

· Be able to demonstrate proper basic radio communications skills

· Be able to describe the purpose, use, and benefits of the Incident Command System

· Be able to list and demonstrate how to complete pertinent ICS forms used in radio communications

Prerequisites for the class: FEMA ICS-100 and ICS-700 classes. Copies of your certificates will be needed for admissions to the class.

If you would like to take this class, please contact George Power, AERO Registrar, at, and send your ICS certificates.