ACES Basic Course (Bellingham, WA)

Whatcom County Sheriff's ACS  is sponsoring an ACES basic course in October. Limit 25 students. WCSO-ACS and Blaine-ACS members get preference for seats, but any remaining are open to anyone. Cost is $25 and includes a student workbook. The county will cover the fees for WCSO-ACS members.

Friday, October 7 from 1730-2200
Saturday, October 8 from 0800-1800
Sunday, October 9 from 0800-1800

Contact Brian KN0N for details!

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Event Date: 
Friday, October 7, 2011 - 17:00
Type: 
Course
Location: 
Laurel Fire Station training room, 6028 Guide Meridian Bellingham, WA
Currently Registered: 
15
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ACT 3

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Event Date: 
Saturday, August 6, 2011 - 09:00
Type: 
Training
Currently Registered: 
0

ACES Basic Course (Everett, WA)

For more information contact n7ss@arrl.net.  Click here to sign up.

This course is offered Friday evening from 1900-2200 and Saturday from 0800-1700. Cost is $25 per student, which includes the workbook.

Event Date: 
Friday, November 4, 2011 - 19:00
Friday, November 11, 2011 - 19:00
Type: 
Course
Location: 
Everett, WA
Currently Registered: 
5
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ACES Basic Course (Newport, OR)

For more information, contact n7hqr@oregonaces.org.  Click here to sign up.

Event Date: 
Saturday, November 5, 2011 - 08:00
Sunday, November 6, 2011 - 08:00
Saturday, November 12, 2011 - 08:00
Sunday, November 13, 2011 - 08:00
Type: 
Course
Location: 
Newport Fire Station
Currently Registered: 
8
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ACES Basic Course (Hillsboro)

For more information, contact kk7ds@oregonaces.org.  Click here to sign up.

The cost of the course is $25 per student, which includes the cost of the workbook. Students are expected to bring their handheld radio (and manual if desired) to each class. Lunch will not be provided, but there are many options in the immediate vicinity and we will take a break around noon.

Update: This offering is FULL

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 8, 2011 - 08:00
Saturday, October 15, 2011 - 08:00
Saturday, October 22, 2011 - 08:00
Type: 
Course
Location: 
Ronler Acres Fire Station, Hillsboro
Currently Registered: 
14
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Manzanita Basic Course Wrap-up

ManzanitaEmergency Volunteer Corps of Nehalem Bay recently sponsored an ACES class in Manzanita, Oregon. Emergency Volunteer Corps of Nehalem Bay was started as a Map Your Neighborhood effort and has grown into a many pronged organization that includes MYN (98 neighborhoods), CERT (57), Red Cross (45), Ham radio operators (43), 12 of which Manzanitacompleted the ACES Basic Certification.  EVC continues to be a model community program, recently installing their own amateur radio repeater and winlink node to provide service in their area.   Working directly for Tillamook County Emergency Management, the EVC group continues to develop and train responding personnel and citizens in all aspects of emergency preparedness.  The BASIC course included seven ACES instructors teaching different units with practical message passing, tactical nets, and a deployment exercise.

Depoe Bay Basic Class Wrap-up

Depoe BayDepoe Bay CERT and Lincoln County ACS sponsored an ACES BASIC class at the Gleneden Beach Depoe Bay Fire Hall.  The class consisted of new North Lincoln and Depoe Bay CERT communicators as well as ACS/RACES communicators.  Four ACES instructors participated in the presentation and fourteen people graduated from the program.  Depoe Bay CERT has been very proactive in encouraging their members to get amateur radio licenses.  Student experience ranged from less than one year to well over 30 years, with the more experienced students pitching in to help the newer folks learn the techniques needed for emergency communications.

Basic Course (Newport)

Event Date: 
Saturday, April 23, 2011 - 09:00
Saturday, April 30, 2011 - 09:00
Saturday, May 7, 2011 - 09:00
Type: 
Course
Location: 
Newport Fire Department, Newport Oregon
Currently Registered: 
7
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Hillsboro Basic Class Wrap-up

The winter 2011 offering of the ACES basic course was sponsored by the Hillsboro EOC amateur radio team.  The typical Hillsboro and Beaverton students were joined by colleages from Multnomah County ARES and the City of Gresham.  Skill levels ranged from "very experienced" to those that made their first amateur transmission as part of the course.  Represented agencies included ARES/RACES units, city EOCs, and multiple CERT organizations in the metro area.  Three of the lessons were taught by guest instructors, one of which being the City of Hillsboro Emergency Manager.

ACES Basic Course (Federal Way, WA)

The Federal Way ARC board has decided to sponsor an ACES Basic Course in February 2011.  Dan Camp has arranged a room at Marcus Whitman Presbyterian Church, 2130 S 248th, Des Moines, WA 98001.  The cost is $25 and there is a limit of 40 students.  Click here to register.
 

This course will be held two days of two consecutive weekends: Friday night, February 11th 7 PM to 10 PM, Saturday, February 12th 8:30 AM to 5 PM, and Friday night February 18th, 7 PM to 10 PM and Saturday February 19th 8:30 AM to 5 PM.

Event Date: 
Friday, February 11, 2011 - 07:00
Friday, February 18, 2011 - 07:00
Type: 
Course
Location: 
Marcus Whitman Presbyterian Church, 2130 S 248th, Des Moines, WA 98001
Currently Registered: 
4
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