Tag Archives: Training

Skywarn Training May 9 in Granby (with map)

24 Mar

Free and Open to the Public. You do not have to be a ham to attend. There is no age requirement, but those over 16 years old will be able to become NWS volunteer spotters after completion of the class.

The National Weather Service (NWS) will be sponsoring a severe weather spotter training session, part of its SKYWARN program, in Granby CT. The class will be on Monday May 9th, 2011 from 7 PM to approximately 10 PM. It will be held at the Granby Senior Center, 15 North Granby Road, in Granby CT.

Click here to download the press release from NWS with details on the event.


ARES Spring Training – suggestions wanted!

28 Feb

Per the Monday night ARES net, Jonathan (KB1KIX – DEC for Region 3) is soliciting suggestions for the upcoming ARES training workshop. Please contact Jonathan directly with your suggestions. Currently, APRS and packet seem to be the most popular choices.

Keep in mind that the NEW ARES Region 3 member handbook is now available for download at http://ctarea3.net/blog/?page_id=31

For additional regional ARES information, visit the main Region 3 page at http://ctarea3.net or the Connecticut-wide ARES page at www.ctares.org.