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San Jose RACES New Members Orientation - SJ RACES MEMBERS ONLY

Date: 09/24/16 Start: 9:00 AM End: 1:00 PM Location: BFO
MAC Credit (What's this?): No

New to the San Jose ARES/RACES/ACS team?   A seasoned veteran in need of a refresher on SJ RACES' practices and procedures?  Then the N-M-O is for you!

Please join us at the SJ RACES "New Member Orientation" and learn:

  • what ARES, RACES, and ACS are, how they're related, and how they differ.
  • basic Emergency Communications radio skills.
  • how the SJ RACES team will respond during an emergency.
  • what you need to do to make yourself ready to respond to an activation.
  • about the various assignments you may be asked to perform.
  • about advanced training available to you.

This class is a requirement for team members interested in earning their SJ RACES Responder status and the accompanying "Yellow Shirt" uniform!

Location:

Bureau of Field Operations (BFO)

255 S. Montgomery St.

San Jose, CA 95110

The class is scheduled to convene in the Mobile EOC trailer parked on the BFO grounds.

Materials:

Class materials will be posted to "Files" area of the SJ RACES Yahoo group:

https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/sj_races/files/Training/Classes/N-M-O/


Note:  This class is only open to San Jose RACES team members.

Not an SJ RACES member yet, but interested in joining?  Send a note to membership@sjraces.org to get the scoop!

Instructor: Don, KE6DM

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