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Name SPCL-AUXCOMM Auxiliary Communications Workshop : ( SPCL-AUXCOMM)
Description The AUXCOMM workshop is designed for the amateur radio/auxiliary communicator who provides communications backup support for planned or unplanned incidents at a State, Tribal, regional, or local level. This offering is designed for amateur radio operators/organizations who work with public safety and cross-disciplinary emergency response professionals and coordination/support personnel with an amateur radio background. Florida's AUXCOMM plan and support for this course will be under the auspices of the Statewide Interoperability Coordinator (SWIC). AUXCOMM programs are used by event planners, public safety officials and emergency managers at all levels of government. Instructors are qualified by DHS/ECD, and have extensive experience both in incident response and as COMLs. (Served agency affiliation and FCC license is required)
PreRequisite IS-100-c, IS-200-c, IS-700-b, and IS-800-d, Must be the latest most current version of these classes. G-300 is preferred but not required. Must have an FCC Amateur Radio License Technician or Higher. There MUST be an association with a Public Safety Agency. No Radios are required for this class.
Target Audience This offering is designed for amateur radio operators/organizations who work with public safety and cross-disciplinary emergency response professionals and coordination/support personnel with an amateur radio background
This workshop is designed for the amateur radio/auxiliary communicator or group who provides emergency communications backup support for planned or unplanned events at a State/Territory, Tribal, regional, or local level Volunteer emergency communications operators/groups in the amateur radio service have been providing backup communications to public safety for nearly 100 years
They are used by event planners, public safety officials, and emergency managers at all levels of government Often, amateur radio services have been used reliably when other forms of communication have failed or have been disrupted
Today nearly all States/Territories recognize the need for Auxiliary Communications for communications during disasters
Additional Information Hours for each daily instruction period. Day 1: 0800-1600 Day 2: 0800-1600 Day 3: 0800-1600 Dress Code: Business casual dress as you will be in the actual EOC. No Flip-flops, tee-shirts, or shorts. A Lite Jacket is suggested as the EOC tends to be cold.
Location Pinellas County Public Safety Complex
Address 10750 Ulmerton Rd. Bldg. 1 Suite 266
Largo 33778
Pinellas
Region 4

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Date Friday, Jun 21, 2024 - Sunday, Jun 23, 2024
Point of Contact Dave Byrum
(727) 397-5936  
flauxcomm@gmail.com
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NameCountyOrganization
Robert BurkePinellas Other-Pinellas
Steven SchultzPolk Polk County Emergency Management (ARES)
Reina L. Mora-BlackwelderManatee Other-Manatee
Nate RavidManatee Other-Manatee
Calvin BonnettManatee Other-Manatee
Alan BlairManatee Other-Manatee
Matt StephenHillsborough USCG EM, ARES RACES
Ronald RoweManatee Manatee Emer Support Group - ARES RACES
James McDevittPasco Other-Pasco
Charles RivenbarkHillsborough Other-Hillsborough
Marshall EissPinellas Pinellas County Volunteer
Pamela LamunionPasco Pasco County Emergency Management ACS
Paul Buchanan Charlotte Other-Charlotte
Jon PellantSarasota ARCDEN, CCFLARES, SRQARES, BGFCD-EOC, Suncaost Exp
Rob JacobsonHillsborough Tampa CERT, Hillsborough ARES
David BolandCharlotte Other-Charlotte
Harold ChasePinellas Pinellas County Emergency Management
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NameCountyOrganization
Roger ArgoeHillsborough Hillsborough ARES/RACES
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