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 georgecpower@gmail.com, and send your ICS certificates.