Updated FEMA NIMS Docs

BRAND NEW: FEMA released its updated National Incident Management System (NIMS) documentation. We encourage all ARES Members to be familiar with this system. This system is covered in the FEMA Course IS-700x… x being the most recent version available, which is currently 700a… the 700b version will be available once the disaster responses settle down.

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VHF Emergency Practice Net

RI ARES will be commencing a monthly VHF emergency practice net every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 9pm following the Ocean State Emergency Communications Alliance Net on the KA1RCI repeater network. Once a month, we will have fun with various emergency scenarios and drills. All licensed hams are welcome. For more information, contact one of the ARES Leadership members.

Washington County
— District Emergency Coordinator : Jim KB1MAO
— Emergency Coordinator: John W1JPZ
— Emergency Coordinator: Scott WX1X
— Emergency Coordinator: Tim KB1UZD

Newport County
— District Emergency Coordinator: Paul N1PSX
— Emergency Coordinator: Chuck N1CKT
— Emergency Coordinator: Ted W1GRI

Kent County
— District Emergency Coordinator: Tom KA1VAY
— Looking for some ECs for Kent County; Let Paul N1PSX know if you are interested.

Providence County
District Emergency Coordinator: Aaron KC1EPX
Emergency Coordinator: Guenter KC1EPY
Emergency Coordinator: Barry W1BSN

RI Skywarn Emergency Coordinator: Martin N1JMA

We look forward to hearing from you.