Training/Exercises

  • ARES®/RACES of Albemarle County, VA, holds a training and planning session on the fourth Tuesday of each month, 7-9pm, at the Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad (https://carsrescue.org/), 828 McIntire Road, Charlottesville, VA  22902.
  • All interested amateur radio operators are invited to participate in the Northern Piedmont Emergency Net which takes place at 8 pm each Thursday evening using the K4DND repeater on Carter Mountain. It can be found at 146.730 MHz (-), PL tone 151.4.
  • We also encourage participation in the Virginia WinLink Net, which takes place on Wednesdays.  Follow THIS LINK for additional information about the net.

Additional training and exercises are scheduled as needed and opportunities arise.

NPEN NCS schedule

12-26-2019 No net session
1-2-2020 KK4JP
1-9-2020 KN4LYF
1-16-2020 KQ9P
1-23-2020 N4PGS
1-30-2020 AA4DH
2-6-2020 K4DND
2-13-2020 KK4JP
2-20-2020 KN4LYF
2-27-2020 KQ9P
3-5-2020 N4PGS
3-12-2020 AA4DH
3-19-2020 K4DND
3-26-2020 KK4JP
4-2-2020 KN4LYF
4-9-2020 KQ9P
4-16-2020 N4PGS
4-23-2020 AA4DH
4-30-2020 K4DND
5-7-2020 KK4JP
5-14-2020 KN4LYF
5-21-2020 KQ9P
5-28-2020 N4PGS
6-4-2020 AA4DH
6-11-2020 K4DND
6-18-2020 KK4JP
6-25-2020 KN4LYF
7-2-2020 KQ9P
7-9-2020 N4PGS
7-16-2020 AA4DH
7-23-2020 K4DND
7-30-2020 KK4JP
6-6-2020 KN4LYF
8-13-2020 KQ9P
8-20-2020 N4PGS
8-27-2020 AA4DH
9-3-2020 K4DND
9-10-2020 KK4JP

Monthly Training/Exercise Leaders

Field Exercise – Sat February 15
CARS Classroom – Tues February 25
John KK4JP and Warren KN4LYF

Field Exercise – Sat March 21
CARS Classroom – Tues March 24
Greg N4PGS and Dave K4DND

Field Exercise – Sat April 18
CARS Classroom – Tues April 28
Mike KQ9P and Dayton AA4DH

Field Exercise – Sat May 16
CARS Classroom – Tues May 25
John KK4JP and Warren KN4LYF

Field Exercise – Sat June 20
CARS Classroom – Tues June 22
Greg N4PGS and Dave K4DND

Field Exercise – Sat July 18
CARS Classroom – Tues July 27
Mike KQ9P and Dayton AA4DH