The traning for Islip ARES is provided though our public service events that are listed on the calendar and by the Monday night Suffolk County ARES RACES net.
When: Monday nights at 21:00 (9PM)
Where: Grumman Repeater
Frequency: 145.330 with a pl of 136.5
All amature opperators are encouraged to monitor or check in whether or not you are a member of ARES or RACES.
RACES training is provided for free by FEMA. To become a RACES member you must complete the
course and pass the test at the end
as well as have the aproval of your division Radio Officer. It is also
recomended that you take and pass the
courses, but this is not required.