Skywarn Net Control Operator class
Saturday, May 24, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT)
Net Control class is for Amateur (Ham) radio operators who are interested in becoming Net Control Operators.
BASICS 1 AND an active AMATEUR RADIO LICENSE is a prerequisite for this class.
Net Control includes:
- Basics of the SKYWARN amateur radio program organizational structure
- The Network, subnets and specs
- Modes of operation of the SKYWARN amateur radio program
- How to operate the Net Control position
- Extended discussion of what the NWS is looking for in terms of reports and how to work with spotters to get well-formed and accurate reports