First ACES Basic class for Oregon Department of Transportation in La Pine, Oregon

The first ACES-Basic certification class held in La Pine, Oregon concluded with all 15 attendees completing the program. Thanks to logistical support from the Central Oregon Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Team and ODOT Division 10 South, the course was hosted at the Oregon Department of Transportation La Pine Maintenance Facility. Organized by Jim Williams WA7TYD the course took place over two weekends. Agencies represented were COARECT, ODOT, American Red Cross, Civil Air Patrol, Dechutes County ARES and Dechutes County Public Health.