Category: Archived

New Colorado Section VHF Net Script Available

The net script for the Sunday night Colorado Section VHF has been updated and is now available via the Colorado Section Nets page on this site.

(EXPIRED) TRAINING: SALAMANDER Credentialing System

Course Description: The first half of the training day will cover the Salamander Live Version 2, a resource management tool developed and funded by the Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (DHSEM). This statewide solution gives all city, county, and state agencies the ability to credential personnel and equipment and produce the standardized …

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AuxComm Training Available (01- 03 March 2019)

Colorado  AuxComm training course is scheduled 01-03 March in Grand Junction, CO. Prerequisites: Completion of IS-00100.c, IS-00200.b, IS-00700.b, IS-00800.c, Co.train.org courses (1030726, 1021323, 1027248), and OPSEC Awareness are required prior to the workshop. All attendees will need to register on Co.train.org and complete the application process as detailed at https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/dhsem/auxiliary-communications prior to being accepted for workshop …

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Amateur Participation Requested – MARS DOD Communication Readiness Excercise

MARS – Military Auxiliary Radio System From 22-26 October 2018, MARS members will be supporting the DOD HF communications readiness exercise testing the ability to communicate via voice and military standard communications protocols simulating the loss of traditional forms of communication. Throughout this exercise, MARS members will interface with the Amateur Radio community to collect information …

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2018 ARES Simulated Emergency Test

Colorado ARES will be participating in a Simulated Emergency Test (SET) on 06 OCT 2018. Participating agencies include: CO ARES Districts County EOC’s (actual or simulated) State EOC   Purpose: This test is intended to validate the following FEMA categories: Mission Area: RESPONSE Core Capabilities: Situational Assessment, Operational Communication   Objectives for the 2018 ARES …

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FEMA DEC Newsletter – April 16-30

The twice monthly FEMA DEC news letter is available below.   FEMA DEC Newsletter_April 16-30_2018_Final

Colorado Section Manager CCARC Report – Spring 2018 Meeting

ARRL Affiliated Clubs: Number of ARRL Affiliated clubs in Colorado = 46   ARRL Membership ARRL members in Colorado = 3597 ARRL members in Rocky Mountain Division = 7296 ARRL members in USA = 158,905 Licensed Amateurs in Colorado = 17,234   Colorado Novice-141 Technician-9040 General-3852 Advanced-895 Extra-3306 Total-17234 ARRL Membership in Colorado As of …

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Annual Armed Forces Day Crossband Communication Test – 12 May 2018

The Army Military Auxiliary Radio System will host this year’s Armed Forces Day Crossband Test, scheduled for May 12, 2018. This annual event is open to all radio operators, and will not impact any public or private communications. For more than 50 years, military and amateur stations have taken part in this event, which is …

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Colorado ARES (Amateur Radio Emergency Service) is a part of the Field Organization of the American Radio Relay League (ARRL), the national association of amateur radio.

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