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EMCOMM Net - Past Topics

Date
NCS
Stations Repeaters Net Topic  (With link to more information if available)
 2011-10-06 VE9SK 17 9 Basic Emergency Radio Comms Skills
 2011-10-13 VE9MTB 31 13 Assorted Tips for Emcomm Net Protocol
 2011-10-20 VE9FCP 23 13 Communications in EOC's & Emer.Sites
 2011-10-27 VE9SK 20 12 Getting the Most from Your H.T.
 2011-11-03 VE9SK 24 14 Backup power of check-in stations available
 2011-11-10 VE9FCP 24 12 Using Anderson Power Poles
 2011-11-17 VE9SK 19 10 Recommendations for Emergency Preparedness
 2011-11-23 VE9MTB 20 10 ITU & NATO Phonetics
 2011-12-01 VE9FCP 22 12 Working with Public Safety Officers
 2011-12-08 VE9SK 25 14 CANWARN New Brunswick
 2011-12-15 VE9MTB 22 10 EMCOMM Net Protocol
 2011-12-22 VE9FCP 15 10 Portable Electric Generator Safety Tips
 2011-12-29 VE9SK 18 11 Winter Driving Tips
 2012-01-05 VE9MTB 21 14 Tips on: Checking into a Traffic Net  (Transmitting a Message)
 2012-01-12 VE9FCP 21 11 The Four "C"s of Emergency Communications
 2012-01-19 VE9SK 21 14 What's The Best Battery for Two-Way Radios?
 2012-01-26 VE9MTB 21 14 Reporting Motor Vehicle Accidents and  Autopatch
 2012-02-02 VE9FCP 19 11 NB EMO Message Form  (Part 1 - Precedence, Date-Time Group, Originator, Addressee)
 2012-02-09 VE9SK 26 15 NB EMO Message Form (Part 2 - Numbering, coding, delivery information)
 2012-02-16 VE9MTB 23 15
 Call sign identification - normal and tactical  (link to be added at a later date)
 2012-02-23 VE9MTB
 20 13 Urgency Signals
 2012-03-01 VE9SK 26 14 Environment Canada Public Alerting Program  (link to Environment Canada page)
 2012-03-08 VE9MTB 24 14 "Musings of an Emergency Coordinator" (from the Canadian Amateur magazine - Jan-Feb 2012)
 2012-03-15 VE9FCP 15 12 Three Steps to Emergency Preparedness  Available at www.getprepared.ca
 2012-03-22 VE9SK 24 11 40-year-old antenna updated to advance communications for Canada's North
 2012-03-29 VE9MTB   Information to come later
 2012-04-05 VE9FCP 15 14Go Kit Contents  www.arrl.org/ares
 2012-04-12 VE9SK 16 10 "Should I be involved with emergency communications?" (no particular links)
 2012-04-19 VE9MTB Nil Nil Net terminated due to repeater linking malfunction
 2012-04-26 VE9FCP 27 14 ARES Principles of Disaster Communication (from ARRL)
 2012-05-03 VE9SK 2312
"The Role of the Amateur Radio Service in Response to Emergencies and Disasters" from www.iaru.org
 2012-05-10 VE9MTB 21 11 "On the repeater" from the IARU Handbook www.iaru.org
 2012-05-17 VE9FCP 24 12 The Emergency Telecommunications Plan  from the RAC Emergency Coordinator's Manual
2012-05-24 VE9SK 20 13 Emergency Communication Tips from www.w9tca.com/w9tca/emcomm-tips
 2012-05-31 VE9MTB 21 17 Using a dual band radio as a cross-band repeater in emergency communications
 2012-06-07 VE9FCP 22 15 "On Duty Etiquette" (Part 1) from the RAC Emergency Coordinator's Manual
 2012-06-14 VE9SK 18 15 "Lightning Safety" (Lightning Safety Week) Environment Canada - Lightning Safety:  ENG   FRE
 2012-06-21 VE9MTB 15 12 "Best Practices for Net Operations and Voice Communications"
 2012-06-28
 VE9FCP 21 14 "On Duty Etiquette" (Part 2) from the RAC Emergency Coordinator's Manual
 2012-07-05 VE9SK 20 17 "Emergency Response - Creating a Personal Emergency Communications Plan"
 2012-07-12 VE9MTB 18 15 "Emergency Preparedness - What You Should Do"  (p. 44 of 2012 Maritime Call Book from HARC)
 2012-07-19 VE9FCP 21 17 "Sometimes we get noticed"  - from the July 11, 2012 editiion of ARRL ARES E-Letter
 2012-07-26 VE9SK 22 16 Mission of the Emergency Communicator  - from North Brevard ARC
 2012-08-02 VE9MTB 22 15
Various topics from Tippecanoe County ARES web site
2012-08-09
 VE9FCP 17 14 "Emergency Preparedness - What You Should Do"  (p. 44 of 2012 Maritime Call Book from HARC)
 2012-08-16 VE9SK 21 15
 Portable / Transportable Emergency HF Operations
 2012-08-23 VE9MTB 24 17 Radiotelephony Procedural Words and Phrases
 2012-08-30 VE9FCP nil nil Net cancelled due to linking problems on the network
 2012-09-06 VE9SK 22 15 The Psychology of Disaster - from EMCOMM Monthly (now archived)
 2012-09-13 VE9MTB 23 12 Working with Public Safety Officials - Chapter 6 of the ARRL Public Service Comm Manual
 2012-09-20 VE9FCP 20 12 The Dangers of Being "In Charge" and the Dangers of "Following"   EMCOMM Ontario
 2012-09-27 VE9SK 21 13 Preparing for Deployment from www.qsl.net/nworkares/Deployment.htm
 2012-10-04 VE9MTB 20 12 (No training topic)
 2012-10-11 VE9FCP 26 15 Hazardous Material Incident Deployments, from ARES Field Resources Manual
2012-10-18
 VE9SK
19
14
RaDAR - Rapid Deployment of Amateur Radio
2012-10-25
VE9MTB


Topic not available
2012-11-01
VE9FCP
24
15

Get on the Air? http://www.arrl.org/ares-el?issue=2012-03-21

2012-11-08
VE9SK
21
14
Topic not available
2012-11-15
VE9MTB
24
13
Excerpts from Chapters 5 and 6 of the EMCG Manual
2012-11-22
VE9FCP
20
13

"What it takes to be the volunteer every leader wants on his or her team? http://www.arrl.org/ares-el?issue=2011-05-25

2012-11-29
VE9SK
21
17
First lessons from Superstorm Sandy - Improve Communications
2012-12-06
VE9MTB
21
13
Section 15 - Station Configuration - RAC ARES Operation Training Manual
2012-12-13
VE9FCP
21
20
The Emergency Coordinator's Most Important Job - From ARRL E-Letter Jan 2011
2012-12-20
VE9SK
20
16
Anatomy of a Communications Emergency
2012-12-28
VE9MTB
21
18
Department of Public Safety News Release - Winter Storm Advisory
2013-01-03
VE9FCP
21
17
The Incident Command System (from various sources)
2013-01-10
VE9SK
15
16
Planning for Emcomm Response During Power Outages - from EMCOMM Monthly
2013-01-17
VE9MTB


What to do about obvious errors in traffic - from EMCOMM Monthly - May 2008
2013-01-24
VE9FCP
24
17
Amateur Radio Myths from Emergency Measures Radio Group Ottawa ARES
2013-01-31
VE9SK
19
16
HF makes a comeback from Urgent Communications
2013-02-07
VE9MTB
28
17
Backup power hints from Tippecanoe ARES  w9tca.com
2013-02-14
VE9FCP



2013-02-21
VE9SK



2013-02-28
VE9MTB


"Mis-manners" from EMCOMM Monthly August 2007
2013-03-07
VE9FCP



2013-03-14
VE9SK



2013-03-21
VE9MTB



2013-03-28
VE9FCP
27
22
Tips:  Batteries at the heart of Portable Comms -  ARRL ARES e-letter  Mar 20 2013
2013-040-4
VE9SK
26
18