|Task ID: L-0001
|BASIC COMMUNICATIONS PROCEDURES FOR ES OPERATIONS|
You are a member of the CAP mission staff performing a task in which the use of a radio is necessary.
Properly operate a CAP radio.
Additional information is available in CAPR 100-1 Communications, and CAPR 100-3 Radiotelephone Operations.
The student is provided with a basic radio (volume, squelch, channel controls) and asked to communicate with another station. At least one radio will be needed for this exercise. The pro-words "roger," "over," "out," affirmative," should be used. The exchange should go through several transmissions with questions and answers. Prohibitive practices, such as "chit chat," should be used or discussed.
The student is at mission base and has been assigned the task of reporting when the director of the local office of emergency management arrives for his/her tour of the facility.
|1. Listen before transmitting||Pass | Fail|
|2. Demonstrate calling procedure including call signs||Pass | Fail|
|3. Demonstrate use/understanding of basic prowords||Pass | Fail|
|4. Demonstrate understanding of radio equipment including finding local repeater/simplex||Pass | Fail|
Student must receive a pass on all performance measures to qualify in this task. If the individual fails any measure, show what was done wrong and how to do it correctly.