On-Line ICS Training
All Volusia ARES® members are expected to complete ICS-100c and IS-700b within 90 days of joining the organization. Completion of IS-200c and IS-800d is expected within 180 days of joining the organization. Please follow the links below to access the FEMA on-line coursework and testing for these classes. Once you have completed your first FEMA class, visit Florida SERT Trac and create an account. Once your account is created, upload your FEMA certificate(s) to your account for easy tracking of your academic progress.
Online ARRL® Training
Click here to access the ARRL® EC-001, EC-016, and PR-101 courses. These courses provide excellent training for the emergency communicator and are highly recommended for all Volusia ARES® members to complete.
This excellent series of videos, which were produced by the San Diego ARES® group, covers almost everything a radio amateur would like to know about how to install, configure, and use the Winlink Express email software.