fgentges at mindspring.com
Sat Oct 22 21:55:00 CDT 2005
At the NCAC Institute training on Saturday, October 22, Doug Lindsey,
KB3HER did a couple of segments on the National Incident Management
System (NIMS). He mentioned the Department of Homeland Security has
training and certification on-line. The link is
Certification to IS100 and IS700 is becoming a requirement for
participants, including hams, to have a role in emergency disaster
work. We are interested in getting the AMRAD van prepared to
participate in these activities so certification of those of us working
with the van should be looking at getting this certification. Compared
to the amateur radio exam, this is a much easier certification to get.
The web based courses are recommended as the way to prepare for taking
the on-line certification examination.
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