Hurricanes and Emergency Communication Courses

It’s That Time Of Year Again!

Hurricane Ike

Hurricane Ike

With Gustav Hurricane Ike rapidly approaching the Texas coastline, ham radio operators and the ARRL Gulf states leaders are hard at work preparing for the onslaught of monster storms.

To help prepare for these imminent dangers to the US, the ARRL offers on line ham radio Emergency Communications  courses. Among other courses available in September, the ARRL is offering the following:

September 5th:

  • Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Level 1 (EC-001)
  • Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Level 2 (EC-002)
  • Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Level 3 (EC-003R2)

Other September 5th courses include:

  • Technician License Course (EC-010)
  • Radio Frequency Interference (EC-006)
  • Antenna Design and Construction (EC-009)
  • Analog Electronics (EC-012)
  • Digital Electronics (EC-013)

And on September 19th:

  • Antenna Modeling (EC-004);
  • HF Digital Communications (EC-005);
  • VHF/UHF — Life Beyond the Repeater (EC-008)
  • Radio Frequency Propagation (EC-011).

If anyone has the chance to take one or more of these courses, why not commentabout your experience with the course material.

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