Wednesday, July 6
6:30 PM
 Bat Leader Basics
WhenWed, Jul 6, 6:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description Learn what it means to be a BAT Leader and discuss how the BAT Leader fits in to the overall solution. To register for this class, complete the form at  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfGtQ4k_gJch9gUuMPIq_5djeQ96xLo_jW_caceUTE4zqdz_g/viewform
Wednesday, July 6
7:30 PM
 How to Complete the PSA form
WhenWed, Jul 6, 7:30 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. Registration isn't being offered through this system yet. Instead, please complete the form at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfGtQ4k_gJch9gUuMPIq_5djeQ96xLo_jW_caceUTE4zqdz_g/viewform
Saturday, July 9
9:00 AM
 Los Altos Arts & Wine Festival - Saturday - CERTs and Hams
WhenSat, Jul 9, 9:00 AM -
WhereDowntown Los Altos
Description This is a two day event.  This entry is for Saturday, July 9.  If you want to sign up for Sunday, go here. The CIty has requested CERT support for the A&W Festival.  You will be teamed with a ham operator who will be responsible for communications.  As a team, you will walk through the Festival and be on the lookout for festival-goers who might need assistance of some sort, be it heat related or other. Two shifts are available: 9:30AM to 2PM and 1:30PM to 6 PM NOTE: This sign-up is for CERTs only.  If you are a ham operator and would like to help on Saturday as a ham, go here.
Sunday, July 10
9:00 AM
 Los Altos Arts & Wine Festival - Sunday - CERTs and Hams
WhenSun, Jul 10, 9:00 AM -
WhereDowntown Los Altos
Description This is a two day event.  This entry is for Sunday, July 10.  If you want to sign up for Sunday, go here. The CIty has requested CERT support for the A&W Festival.  You will be teamed with a ham operator who will be responsible for communications.  As a team, you will walk through the Festival and be on the lookout for festival-goers who might need assistance of some sort, be it heat related or other. Two shifts are available: 9:30AM to 2PM and 1:30PM to 6 PM NOTE: This sign-up is for CERTs only.  If you are a ham operator and would like to help on Saturday as a ham, go here.
Thursday, July 21
7:30 PM
 Preparedness and Initial Response for BATs, CERTs and hams
WhenThu, Jul 21, 7:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description This class discusses the initial response characteristics for BATs CERTs and hams. To register for this class, complete the form at  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfGtQ4k_gJch9gUuMPIq_5djeQ96xLo_jW_caceUTE4zqdz_g/viewform
Thursday, July 21
6:30 PM
 Radio Communications for BATs and CERTs
WhenThu, Jul 21, 6:30 PM -
WhereZoom Meeting
Description This class presents the basics on using a GMRS radio for communications within a BAT or across the city. To register for this class, complete the form at  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfGtQ4k_gJch9gUuMPIq_5djeQ96xLo_jW_caceUTE4zqdz_g/viewform
Saturday, August 13
9:00 AM
 Neighborhood Combined BAT/CERT/ham drill
WhenSat, Aug 13, 9:00 AM -
WhereTBD
Description Join us for our next neighborhood BAT/CERT/ham drill.  This will be an in-person drill.  We will practice damage surveys, completing the PSA form and understanding how the information is transmitted via radio to the city's EOC. THe location hasn't been set yet.  Depending on how many sign-ups we receive, we may have two separate locations running at the same time.  But of course, to make this happen you need to sign up so we know  you will be there. Note: if you plan on attending, please bring the following items with you: FRS/GMRS radio (let us know if you need to borrow one) BAT, CERT or ham vest CERT hardhat and backpack (if signing up as a CERT) handi-talkie (if signing up as a ham) clipboard or something to write on, and something to write with appropriate forms: ICS 309, 214, etc.) Those who sign up will receive an email with additional information.