EC-001 Schedule

EC-001 Introduction to Emergency Communications


This course is offered Monthy.
Cost: $0.00 (This includes all materials and exam)
Venue: Online, except for the exam.

This course is being presented by:
   Civil Defense Communications Auxiliary
   an Oregon non-profit charitable corporation and 501(c)(3)
In conjunction with:
   Klamath County ARES/AUXCOMM
   Klamath County CERT
   Klamath Basin Amateur Radio Association
   Sky Lakes Amateur Radio Association

Class Details

This is an 8-Week, mentored, online course with start dates on the 1st of every month. Each session can accommodate 10 students. Registration for the class must be completed prior to the start date.

Class Schedule

  • 2019
    • October 1 – November 30
    • November 1 – December 31
    • December 1 – January 31, 2020
  • 2020
    • January 1 – February 29
    • February 1 – March 31
    • March 1 – April 30


Materials will be included in the course. The coursebook and workbook are provided as PDF files. If you need a printed version of either, arrangements can be made.


Exams are offered in-person at our regular monthly exam sessions. If you take the course from another Field Instructor, please have them email confirmation of course completion to Jon at least 5 days before the exam.

The Small Print

As this is an online class, sessions will not be canceled. Classes start on the 1st of every month and end on the last day of the following month i.e.

  • January 1 – February 28
  • February 1 – March 31

If necessary, students may withdraw and reschedule for another session. Contact Jon if you have any questions.


To enroll in a class, please email Jon. Be sure to include…

  • Your full name
  • Which class you are registering for
  • Copies of your IS-100 and IS-700 certificates
    (.pdf files attached to your registration email work best)
  • Your FEMA student ID number

I will send you a confirmation of registration within 24 hours of receiving your registration request.

If you have any questions please email me at

Your Instructor

Thank you for choosing me as your instructor for this step in your emergency communications journey, and welcome to the fun and exciting world of EmComm.

Please feel free to email me with any questions you may have.


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