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Name SPCL-AUXCOMM Auxiliary Communications Workshop : ( SPCL-AUXCOMM)
Description 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. 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. The request and conduct of this course will be under the auspices of the Statewide Interoperability Coordinator (SWIC). Volunteer emergency communications operators/groups in the amateur radio service have been providing back-up 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 communications have failed or have been disrupted. Today nearly all the States/Territori
PreRequisite IS-100, IS-200, IS-700 and IS-800. ISC-300 is recommended but not necessary. Also, must have active amateur radio license any class.
Target Audience This class is designed for those auxiliary emergency communicators and groups who volunteer to provide backup emergency radio communications support to public safety agencies Typically this includes amateur radio and Radio Emergency Associated Communications Team (REACT) communicators, but may include other volunteer emergency communicators Volunteer emergency communications operators/groups, using amateur radio, have been providing backup communications to public safety for nearly 100 years Event planners, public safety officials, and emergency managers at all levels of government utilize their services Often, amateur radio services have been used when other forms of communications have failed or have been disrupted Today nearly all the States/Territories have incorporated some level of participation by amateur radio auxiliary communication operators into their TICPs and SCIPs This course focuses on auxiliary communications interoperability, the relationship between the COML and the volunteer, emergency operations center (EOC) etiquette, on-the-air etiquette, FCC rules and regulations, auxiliary communications training and planning, and emergency communications deployment It is intended to supplement and standardize an operator’s experience and knowledge of emergency amateur radio communications in a public safety context
Additional Information Hours for each daily instruction period. Day 1: 0800-1600 Day 2: 0800-1600 Day 3: 0800-1600
Location Orlando Operations Center
Address 110 George Desalvia Way
Orlando 32803
Region 5

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Date Monday, Feb 06, 2023 - Wednesday, Feb 08, 2023
Point of Contact Jason Matthews
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Jean C. VelezDuval Other- Duval
Ryan RyczekPinellas Pinellas County/ARES ACS
Alan ZimmermanBrevard Other-Brevard
Jim BledsoeAlachua 
Jeffrey KozdronBroward Other
Louis PerniceBrevard Other-Brevard
Lloyd KurtzmanMiami-Dade Miami-Dade Emergency Management
Charles CooperSarasota Sarasota Emergency Radio Club (SRQARES)
Manuel OteroLake Other-Lake
William MillsDuval Other-Duval
Joshua DargoltzHillsborough Hillsborough County Fire Rescue/TF-3/MARC-4
Rick RoystonWalton Other-Walton
Jason EsterlinePinellas Other-Pinellas
Ryan RagerPinellas Other-Pinellas
Ryan KrenzischekMiami-Dade Miami-Dade Emergency Management
Frank HagenPinellas Other-Pinellas
Carlos BarrosOsceola Other-Osceola
Carolyn Tann-StarrBrevard Volusia County MRC / CERT
Robert Hillx - Out of StateOther-x - Out of State
Laura Nicholsx - Out of StateOther-x - Out of State
William MillerHillsborough Hillsborough County OEM
Robert PollackOrange Other-Orange
James Mezeyx - Out of StateOther-x - Out of State
Colleen RamboBrevard WSP, USA
Kayla SmartHillsborough Hillsborough County RACES
James Gordon Beattie JrSuwannee Other-Suwannee
Mark O'KeefeLake City of Tavares Emergency Management
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