When a natural disaster strikes, you often lose most utilities and phone service! This includes a majority of the land lines and mobile phones. This class will introduce you to other methods of communication.
- Hand held two-way radios and their limitations
- Ham radios and CB’s
- Different frequencies and nets
- Radio protocols and etiquette
- Affordable options to get started
How do you call for help if there is no power and cell service? We have become so reliant on technology that when disaster strikes we have ZERO options. Having a two-way radio or CB is just another tool in the bag. There are designated frequencies and channels that emergency personnel use and monitor during a disaster. Become familiar with some of the different radio systems and have the option to summon help or communicate with others, A LIFE MAY DEPEND ON IT!