ARRL Sections - Oklahoma



Contact Information

Section Name:
Lloyd Colston, KC5FM

Basic Information

West Gulf

 Updated 11/9/2014


The 2014 ARES-Oklahoma Simulated Emergency Test (SET)   will be Saturday, 13 December 2014 (time frame 0900-1500 Local).      

 This year's SET will different and in years past. Rather than a exercise held in many locations through-out our very wide state. This year's SET will in one location and the workshop will be a combination of training and a table top exercise. If this is successful, next year the SET/workshop will be in another single location (such as OKC).      

The first portion of this years SET will be training and the second half of the event will be a table top exercise (actually working the SET and putting to use what we learned). This should be a very productive day - make your plans to attend - see info below on how to sign up.      


Where: OSU-Health Sciences at 2345 Southwest Blvd, Tulsa, OK 74107       When: Saturday 13 December 2014, 0900-1500 Local.               

We will break for lunch, the meal will be on your own.      

What to being:   - Your copy of the SET documents and forms (which will be posted later this month to for easy download and printing) please bring a few extra copies of blank forms   - Pencil & pen and note paper (spiral note book or steno book will work)   - 2-meter HT and spare battery   - ARES DEPLOYMENT VEST (if you don't have one yet... you're still welcome to attend)      

Prior to attending it is suggested that you should have completed NIMS/ICS training courses   IS-100.b, IS-200.b, IS-700.a and IS-800.b   Which are all FREE, easy to do and all on-line at      


This will be a business casual and professional environment.       We have 50 open seats for this workshop. The focus of this workshop will be primary for ARES-OK Leaders and key team members. It is open to all registers ARES-OK volunteers and will be first come first seated.      


We're using VolunteerSpot to organize this workshop - please the 3 easy steps below to sign up for the ARES-Oklahoma Simulated Emergency Test (SET).       Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:       1) Click this link to see our Sign-Up on VolunteerSpot:   2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.   3) Sign up! It's Easy - you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on VolunteerSpot.  

    Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone.       I Look forward to seeing many of you at this year's ARES-Oklahoma Simulated Emergency Test (SET) workshop in Tulsa.       Thank you & 73,  

    Mark Conklin, N7XYO   

Oklahoma Section Emergency Coordinator   Amateur Radio Emergency Service   



Oklahoma Officials