Author: Colorado ARES

TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT: Salamander Credentialing System

TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT: Salamander Credentialing System

The Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management is offering training opportunities for the Salamander Credentialing System. This one-day training will take place in March, April , or May of 2019 in the North Central, South Central, San Luis Valley, and Southwest Regions. Training...

(EXPIRED) TRAINING: SALAMANDER Credentialing System

(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...

Robert Wareham, (N0ESQ) Appointed as Rocky Mountain Division Vice Director

Robert Wareham, (N0ESQ) Appointed as Rocky Mountain Division Vice Director

–ARRL Press Release– Robert Wareham, N0ESQ, Appointed as Rocky Mountain Division Vice Director   ARRL President Rick Roderick, K5UR, has named Robert Wareham, N0ESQ, of Highlands Ranch, Colorado, as Rocky Mountain Division Vice Director. Wareham will serve the remaining term of Jeff Ryan, K0RM, who...

AuxComm Training Available (01- 03 March 2019)

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...

Amateur Participation Requested – MARS DOD Communication Readiness Excercise

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...

2018 ARES Simulated Emergency Test

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:...

FEMA Releases Revised IS-100 and IS-700 NIMS Courses

FEMA Releases Revised IS-100 and IS-700 NIMS Courses

No. 1417  Monday, June 25, 2018 Emergency Management Institute TWO REVISED NIMS COURSES RELEASED FEMAs National Integration Center and the FEMA Emergency Management Institute have completed and approved the release of two revised online NIMS courses during the week of 25 June: • IS-100.c, An...