Mountain View ARES

Year 2018 Activities Calendar

24 April 2018

Calendar, PDF file

 

Jan 6    -  County Training:  Field Operations Type III/II

Jan 11  -   County:  EC Council Meeting Reminder

Jan 13   - MTV ARES2:  Antenna Party, radio check, go-kit examples

Jan 20   - Annual SPECS Meeting: El Camino Hospital, Meeting Rooms D, E & F, Lower Level.

                 Open at 0800,  Meeting at 0900

Feb 3 -  County Training:  Message Passing - Tabletop

Feb 10  -  County Training:  Introduction to Emergency Communications  (Cupertino, 0900-1200)

Feb 10  -  County ARES/RACES Communications Drill (Afternoon)

Feb 24  -  MTV ARES2:  Message Passing in a CERT/ARES environment with a demo of the Packet system –

                 Rick VanMell, Paul Goldstein, Mike Kutner

Mar 3   -  County Training:  Net Control - Type III, Part A

Mar 17 -  County Training:  Fundamentals of Emergency Communications  (Cupertino, 0900-1200)

Mar 17 – CERT Refresher:  1000 Villa, 9am-Noon

Mar 24 -  MTV ARES2Operations at K6MTV – Ed Brennan KK6LTG

Apr 7    -      County Training:  Net Control - Type III, Part B

Apr 12 -   EC Council Meeting Reminder

Apr 21 -   City Wide CERT Drill, MV ARES participation:  1300-1700

Apr 28 -   MTV ARES2MTV ARES2Introduction to HF Operations  --  Gordon Good, KM6I

May 5 -    County Training:  Net Control – Type II

May 19 -  County ARES/RACES Communications Drill (Afternoon)

May 24 -  MTV ARES2:   Thursday, 1900-2030: Emergency Operations – A Report from the Front Lines,

Stephanie Charles, KI6PUW (1000 Villa Auditorium)

June 2  -   County Training:  Event Planning able Top

Jun 13 -    County Training:  Introduction to Emergency Communications (Night Class)

Jun 13 -    CERT Refresher:  1000 Villa, 9am-Noon

Jul 11 -     County Training:  Fundamentals of Emergency Communicationos (Night Class)

Jun 23-     MTV ARES2:  TBD

Jul 12 -     EC Council Meeting Reminder

Jul 21 -     County Training:  Field Operations Type III/II

Jul 28 -     MTV ARES2:  TBD

Aug 8 -     County Training:  Shadowing – Type III

Aug 18 -   County ARES/RACES:  Communications Drill

Aug 26 -   MTV ARES2Ham 101 JumpStart, Overview of Emergency Communication – Rick Van Mell, KI6PUR

Sep 8 -     County Training:  Packet Operations Type III, Part A

Sep 15 -   County Training:  Cross-Band Repeating / Antenna Fundamentals

Sep 22 -   MTV ARES2:  TBD

Oct 6 -      County Training:  Packet Operations Type III, Part B

Oct 10 -   EC Council Meeting Reminder

Oct 10 -   County Training:  Introduction to Emergency Communications (Night Class, @ 1000 Villa)

Oct 20 -   City Wide CERT Drill, MV ARES participation:  1300-1700

Oct 27 -   MTV ARES2:   TBD

Nov 3 -     County Training:  Packet Operations – Type II – Adv/Ttroubleshooting

Nov 14 -  County Training:  Fundamentals of Emergency Communicationos (Night Class, @ 1000 Villa)

Dec 8 -     County Training:  2018 End of Year Summary

 

1-SVECS breakfast almost always has a speaker or activity that is worthwhile.  Go to http://www.svecs.net/
2-Attendance by Los Altos, Los Alto Hills, Stanford, Sunnyvale and Palo Alto ARES; and Blackberry REACT

   participants invited.

All MTV ARES activities are from 1000 to 1200, fourth Saturday of the month, at Fire/Police Admin. Auditorium, 1000 Villa St., Mountain View, unless otherwise indicated and/or announced.

Dates are subject to change but notification will be given as early as possible on the Monday night Mountain View ARES Net and will be posted at www.K6MTV.org.

Advanced training for MACs and MACs-in-Training is given throughout the year.
See www.SCC-ARES-RACES.org/activities/events.php for schedule.

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training is the DHS/FEMA sponsored method for preparing citizens to act under disaster conditions.   See http://www.mountainview.gov/depts/fire/preparedness/cert.asp