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Pop-Up Message Passing Practice

Date: 05/30/20 Start: 9:00 AM End: 12:00 AM Location: 55 W Younger Ave., San Jose
Credential Credit (What's this?): No

Pop-Up Message Passing Practice

Pop-up Message Passing is a great way to gain practice in message passing skills. The concept is simple.  Participation is quick and easy.  Here's how it works:

  • Travel to the pop-up message passing location
  • Send/receive some few messages under the guidance of expereinced staff
  • Be home for lunch
  • Easy peazy


  • Most information is located on the Pop-up Message Passing Practice web page
  • Note that each position has prerequisites.  So check the above page before signing up.
  • Information specific to this event is located below.


  • SCCo EOC
  • 4th floor, Sheriff's Office Building
  • 55 W Younger Ave
  • San Jose, CA


  • Park in the big lot across the street from the Sheriff's Office building.  No permit is required on the weekend.
  • Do NOT park next to the Sheriff's Office building.


  • Enter the front door and go to the Operations desk on the left
  • Tell the deputy your name and that you are there for the amateur radio practice session in the EOC
  • The deputy will check your name against the sign-ups, give you a visitor badge, and buzz you through the door to the elevator lobby
  • Take the elevator up to the 4th floor
  • Exit the elevator to the left and enter the EOC through the double doors

The following positions are available for this event. You can state your preference when you sign up for the event. The event coordinator will attempt to accommodate your request. Based on the event and its requirements, the event coordinator may move hams to positions other than those requested.

Click on a position title for a description of the specific requirements for that position

Participant 0900-10005
Participant 1000-11004
Participant 1100-12004
Event IC1
Wait List - Participantyes
Wait List - Coachyes
Wait List - Simulatoryes
Wait List - Check-inyes
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