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City / County Drill -- 22-Aug-2020


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Each jurisdiction will devise a scenario that best serves its local needs. The county EOC plays a supporting and coordinating role, requesting status and receiving reports from each jurisdiction. For ideas and minimum criteria, see the Drill Instructions for ECs


Practice intra-city communications for local data gathering and reporting. Practice city to county communications for consolidated info exchanged with the county EOC.


Drill Operational Period:  10:00 - 12:00

SCCo EOC Participant Schedule: 

  • 09:00 - Briefing (Be sure to arrive earlier to account for parking, getting into the building, and checking in)
  • 09:30 - Station setup and familiarization
  • 10:00 - 12:00 - Drill Activity
  • 12:00 - 13:00 - Clean-up and Debrief

Local Jurisdition Schedules:

  • Consult your local ARES/RACES leadership

Nets to be used:

  • Message Net
  • Command Net
  • Packet Network
  • Field Net (2) (for communications with credential evaluation candidates)

ICS-205 Communications Plan: Page 1, Page 2

  • Santa Clara County EOC sign-ups here
  • City participation sign-ups here (or your city may have it's own sign-up)
F3, F2, N3


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