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RESPOND of Arkansas hosting an amatuer radio class 
General Event Information
Event Category:
Classes/Workshops
Price:
This s free, however there is a $15 testing fee.  
Dates and Times:
July 19, 9:00AM-4:00PM
RESPOND of Arkansas Amateur Radio Club will host a Technician level amateur radio class at the Craighead County EOC July 19th:
• The class will start at 9am and testing will be the afternoon
• Location: 511 Union Room 005 (basement)
• The Class is free but there is a $15.00 fee for testing.
• If you plan to attend send Gary Gibbs an email so he will know how many will be there.
• Gary Gibbs gary@craigheadoem.org

Amateur Radio operators help their communities in good times and bad, through community events, disaster response, and various programs.
Hurricane watch net:
The Hurricane Watch Net consists of a group of licensed Amateur Radio Operators trained and organized to provide essential communications support to the National Hurricane Center during times of Hurricane emergencies.
Skywarn:

NWS encourages anyone with an interest in public service and access to communication, such HAM radio, to join the SKYWARN® program

RACES:

RACES volunteer operators are:
• Licensed Radio Amateurs
• Certified by a civil defense agency
• Able to communicate on Amateur Radio frequencies during drills, exercises and emergencies
• Activated by local, county and state jurisdictions and are the only Amateur Radio operators authorized to transmit during declared emergencies when the President of the United States specifically invokes the War Powers Act.
Venue Information
Venue:
Criaghead County Office of Emergency Management  
Address:
511 Union Room 005 (Basement)  
City:
Jonesboro 
State:
AR 
Zip Code:
72401 
Country:
United States 
Telephone:
 
Venue Map:
 
Presenting Organization
Name:
Craighead County Office of Emergency Management
Telephone:
870-933-4575