Wednesday, March 6
5:30 PM
 Get Official Alerts in Emergency Situations
WhenWed, Mar 6, 5:30 PM -
WhereLos Altos Community Center
Description Would you like to receive text alerts from the city and county in case of wildfires, severe storms, or earthquakes? Come with your cell phone and email address (if you have one) and we will help you set up alerts like AlertSCC, Nixle and ZoneHaven/Genasys ON THE SPOT. Its FREE and you don’t have to be technically skilled because we will have assistants to help you. Sign up for this class through the Los Altos Parks and Rec website at https://secure.rec1.com/CA/LosAltosRecreation/catalog When you reach their site, you need to first set up an account with them (even though the class is free). After doing this, look for "Resilient Los Altos" under the "Adult 50+ Classes" heading.  Click on "Resilient Los Altos" and it will list the classes we are offering and the dates..
Wednesday, March 20
6:30 PM
 Bat Leader Basics
WhenWed, Mar 20, 6:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description BAT Leader Basics: How to organize your neighborhood for social events and for emergency preparation and response in case of a disaster.  This class will be taught via a Zoom meeting.
Wednesday, March 20
7:15 PM
 How to Complete the PSA form
WhenWed, Mar 20, 7:15 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description The Preliminary Safety Assessment (PSA) form is the primary form used to communicate damage information to the city.  This class examines the major sections and discusses how to properly fill out the form.
Saturday, March 23
9:00 AM
 CERT-BAT-Ham Communication Drill
WhenSat, Mar 23, 9:00 AM -
WhereYour home
Description This drill will focus on “one way” communications (city to residents) and you canl participate from yourown home. Participants will turn on their radios to channel 22 and listen at one of three times- 9:00am, 11:00am, or 1:00 pm- whichever is most convenient for you. When you sign up, you will be given a choice of times, but this is just a preference - you can participate in any of the three times listed, or all three - it's up to you. Participants will listen for a broadcasted word or phrase and enter the word or phrase on a Google form provided. The purpose of the drill is to simulate an alert system that RLA plans to use in emergencies. The drill will use GMRS radios (eg. Midland GTX1000VP4 or whatever radio you have) The final instructions for the drill, to be emailed to participants, will include a refresher on how to set up your radio for channel 22.
Wednesday, March 27
7:30 PM
 Preparedness and Initial Response for BATs, CERTs and hams
WhenWed, Mar 27, 7:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description This class discusses the initial response characteristics for BATs CERTs and hams.  This class will be held via Zoom.
Wednesday, March 27
6:30 PM
 Radio Communications for BATs and CERTs
WhenWed, Mar 27, 6:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description Radio Communications for BATs and CERTS: Types of radios and basic procedures for using a GMRS radio for communicating within a neighborhood and with authorities when cell phones are down.
Thursday, May 16
7:30 PM
 Preparedness and Initial Response for BATs, CERTs and hams
WhenThu, May 16, 7:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description This class discusses the initial response characteristics for BATs CERTs and hams.  This class will be held via Zoom.
Thursday, May 16
6:30 PM
 Radio Communications for BATs and CERTs
WhenThu, May 16, 6:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description Radio Communications for BATs and CERTS: Types of radios and basic procedures for using a GMRS radio for communicating within a neighborhood and with authorities when cell phones are down.
Thursday, May 23
6:30 PM
 Bat Leader Basics
WhenThu, May 23, 6:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description BAT Leader Basics: How to organize your neighborhood for social events and for emergency preparation and response in case of a disaster.  This class will be taught via a Zoom meeting.
Thursday, May 23
7:15 PM
 How to Complete the PSA form
WhenThu, May 23, 7:15 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description The Preliminary Safety Assessment (PSA) form is the primary form used to communicate damage information to the city.  This class examines the major sections and discusses how to properly fill out the form.
Wednesday, August 21
6:30 PM
 Bat Leader Basics
WhenWed, Aug 21, 6:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description BAT Leader Basics: How to organize your neighborhood for social events and for emergency preparation and response in case of a disaster.  This class will be taught via a Zoom meeting.
Wednesday, August 21
7:15 PM
 How to Complete the PSA form
WhenWed, Aug 21, 7:15 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description The Preliminary Safety Assessment (PSA) form is the primary form used to communicate damage information to the city.  This class examines the major sections and discusses how to properly fill out the form.
Wednesday, August 28
7:30 PM
 Preparedness and Initial Response for BATs, CERTs and hams
WhenWed, Aug 28, 7:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description This class discusses the initial response characteristics for BATs CERTs and hams.  This class will be held via Zoom.
Wednesday, August 28
6:30 PM
 Radio Communications for BATs and CERTs
WhenWed, Aug 28, 6:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description Radio Communications for BATs and CERTS: Types of radios and basic procedures for using a GMRS radio for communicating within a neighborhood and with authorities when cell phones are down.
Thursday, October 17
7:30 PM
 Preparedness and Initial Response for BATs, CERTs and hams
WhenThu, Oct 17, 7:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description This class discusses the initial response characteristics for BATs CERTs and hams.  This class will be held via Zoom.
Thursday, October 17
6:30 PM
 Radio Communications for BATs and CERTs
WhenThu, Oct 17, 6:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description Radio Communications for BATs and CERTS: Types of radios and basic procedures for using a GMRS radio for communicating within a neighborhood and with authorities when cell phones are down.
Thursday, October 24
6:30 PM
 Bat Leader Basics
WhenThu, Oct 24, 6:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description BAT Leader Basics: How to organize your neighborhood for social events and for emergency preparation and response in case of a disaster.  This class will be taught via a Zoom meeting.
Thursday, October 24
7:15 PM
 How to Complete the PSA form
WhenThu, Oct 24, 7:15 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description The Preliminary Safety Assessment (PSA) form is the primary form used to communicate damage information to the city.  This class examines the major sections and discusses how to properly fill out the form.