Adams-Arapahoe County ARES Monthly Meeting -- Next membership meeting planned for Thursday, February 10th at 19:00 hours. This meeting will be IN PERSON -- DETAILS IN EMAIL AND ONLINE --

2022 Training & Exercise & Events Calendar - Updated January 23rd 2022

(Trainings & Exercises & Events are subject to change during the year)

(All trainings will be person to person & Virtual - unless noted differently )

  • Jan 13 - Monthly Meeting - Review New I-217a Frequencies, Tactical Call-Signs, & APRS
  • Jan 15 - POSTPONED Special MeetingRadio Programming & APRS Programming at the CCSD ESC Building 
  • Jan 29 - ExerciseACARES Radio and Winlink Exercise (1300-1500hrs.) - Part of Winter Heat 2022 Exercise.
  • Feb 10 - Monthly Meeting - ACARES WINLINK operations
  • Mar 10 - Monthly Meeting - Homebrew Sound Card & Alternative Power Sources & Drone Operations

April is SKYWARN training month

  • Apr 9 - Special Training - SKYWARN Training for ARES/Amateur Radio Operators - Virtual Training (1000-1200hrs)
  • Apr 14 - Monthly Meeting -SKYWARN Training - Open to Public - Cherry Creek School District ISF Building (1800-2100hrs)
  • Apr 20 - Special Meeting - SKYWARN Training - Open to Public - East I-70 Corridor at Bennett Community Center (1800-2100hrs) 
  • Apr 30 - Exercise - Severe Weather Activation - Radios; APRS; WINLINK; Deployment - Further Details - TBA
  • May 12 - Monthly Meeting -Go Kits (Radio-Personnel-Food-Medical-Vehicle) & Make a Dual Band Antennas 
  • Jun 9 - Monthly Meeting - Preparation for Field Day
  • Jun 25/26 - Special Event -ARRL Field Day - Further Details TBA
  • Jul 14 - Monthly Meeting - Preparation for the Fairs - Incident Action Plan & Communication Ops
  • Jul 20-24 - Special EventTentative - Arapahoe County Fair - Further Details TBA
  • Aug 3-7 - Special Event - Tentative - Adams County Fair - Further Details TBA
  • Aug 11 - Monthly Meeting - TBA
  • Sep 8 - Monthly Meeting - TBA
  • Oct 8 - Special EventColorado ARES SET Exercise - Further Details TBA
  • Oct 12 - Monthly Meeting - TBA
  • Nov 10 - Monthly Meeting TBA
  • Dec 3 - Special Event - SKYWARN Recognition Day - Further Details TBA 
  • Dec 8 - Monthly Meeting - TBA

How to Use COTRAIN, the Colorado state training web site:

  1. Browse to http://train.org/colorado/welcome
  2. If you do not have a COTRAIN account, click on the Create an Account button; if you have an account, log in and skip to step 5
  3. When the COTRAIN Create Account page appears, fill in the fields as directed and click Create Account
  4. Log in using your new user name and password
  5. To check what courses COTRAIN has on file for you, click YOUR LEARNING and then click on the Your Transcript tab
  6. To see what courses are available for you to take, click on COURSE CATALOG

 

All training meeting will be held in person except where noted.

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