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We are once again going to have pre-registration for all classes to aid our hosts and trainers in preparing for the class and to send out a survey at the end! We hope you will take a few minutes and complete the survey to help improve our training.

Pre-registration is recommended, but not required.

Attending the entire class is required. If you can only make it to a portion of the class, please attend another class.

Remember, if you didn't attend class last year, you will need to this year!

Any questions, email training@metroskywarn.org.

The class schedule is also available on a Google calendar.

2016 Location Contact # Students for pre-registration
Sat 2-27-16
10:30 AM -
3:30 PM
Includes 1 hour break for lunch (on your own)
Stillwater Amateur Radio Association
Stillwater Public Library
Margaret Rivers Room A and B  -  3rd Floor
224 3rd Street North
Stillwater, MN
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here.
For facility information only contact: Bob Jensen
612-802-2269
bobajensen@ comcast.net
40
Wed 3-2-16
6PM - 10PM
City of Minneapolis Office of Emergency Mgmt
Emergency Operations Training Facility
25 37th Ave NE
Fridley, MN
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here.
For facility information only contact:Ken.Boelter@minneapolismn.gov
40
Sat 3-5-16
9:30AM - 1:30PM
Twin Cities FM Club
Ridgedale Public Library - RHR Room
12601 Ridgedale Dr Minnetonka, MN
(Behind Ridgedale Shopping Center)
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here. For facility information only contact: Earl Jarosh
earl@jarosh.org
763-545-3275
100
Sat 3-12-16
12 PM -
4 PM
Anoka County Emergency Mgmt
Blaine City Hall
10801 Town Square Dr.
Blaine, MN
(Radisson Road and 109th Ave North)
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here.
For facility information only contact: Dave Runkle   
763 -784 -4384
drunkle@astrorat.com
50
Mon 3-14-16
6PM - 10PM
Radio City
2663 County Rd I
Mounds View, MN
REGISTRATION REQUIRED - seating for 15
Dan Fish
radiocty@skypoint.com
763-786-4475
NA
Wed 3-16-16
6 PM – 10 PM
Carver County Gov Center
600 East 4th Street
Chaska, MN
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here. For facility information only contact:
Mark Jones jozu.jones@gmail.com
80
Sat 3-19-16
9 AM –
1 PM
Bloomington Emergency Communications
Bloomington Fire Station #1
10 West 95th St.
Bloomington, MN
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here.
For facility information only contact: Andrew at KC0RKH@arrl.net
100
Sat 3-19-16
9 AM –
1 PM
Ramsey County Emergency Mgmt
1st Floor Conference Room
90 W Plato Blvd
St. Paul, MN
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here. For facility information only contact: Howard howard.lund@rcemhs.com 40
Sat 4-2-16
9 AM -
1 PM
Twin Cities Repeater Club
Open Circle Church
2400 Highland Dr
Burnsville, MN
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here.
For facility information only contact:
Brett Knudson
n0bak@arrl.net
cell 651-271-1843
40
Thurs 4-7-16
6 PM-10 PM
Richfield CERT and Richfield Amateur Radio Club
Richfield Municipal Center
Bartholomew Room
6700 Portland Avenue
Richfield, MN
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here.
For facility information only contact: Charlie at cobrien@cityofrichfield.org
40
Tues 4-12-16
6pm – 10pm
Maple Grove Radio Club
Maple Grove Fire Station #2
13450 Maple Knoll Way
Maple Grove, MN
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here. For facility information only contact: Linda kd0ngs.linda.m@centurylink.net 763-521-4362 40
Sat 4-16-16
9 AM –
1 PM
Maplewood Fire Station 2
1900 Clarence St.
Maplewood, MN
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here.
For facility information only contact: Howard howard.lund@rcemhs.com
40
Sat 4-23-16
9 AM –
1 PM
SEMARC
Zion Lutheran Church
8500 Hillside Trail S
Cottage Grove, MN
REGISTRATION REQUIRED by clicking on this link.
For assistance in registering or for facility information, contact Dave at 612-250-3417 or
finster99@comcast.net
50
Thur 4-28-16
6 PM -
10 PM
Ramsey County Emergency Mgmt
1st Floor Conference Room
90 W Plato Blvd
St. Paul, MN
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here. For facility information only contact: Howard howard.lund@rcemhs.com 40
Sat 4-30-16
9 AM –
1 PM
Ramsey County Public Works
Marsden Room
1425 Paul Kirkwold Dr.
Arden Hills, MN
(Near Hamline and Hwy 96)
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here.
For facility information only contact: Howard howard.lund@rcemhs.com
60
Thurs 5-5-16
6 PM – 10 PM
Hennepin County Emergency Management
Hennepin County Public Works - EOC Room
1600 Prairie Dr.
Medina, MN
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here.
For facility information only contact: Mike Ostlund Michael.ostlund@hennepin.us
75
Sat 5-14-16
12PM – 4PM
Anoka County Emergency Mgmt
Blaine City Hall
10801 Town Square Dr.
Blaine, MN
(Radisson Road and 109th Ave North)
Walk ins welcome, but to pre-register click here.
For facility information only contact: Dave Runkle   
763 -784 -4384
drunkle@astrorat.com
50

 

Other Training Opportunities

The National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen office offers Skywarn training courses for those outside the Twin Cities Metro area.

UCARS Online Spotter Training - This year this class is an experiment. It's not recognized by eSpotter yet!

Spotter Network Training - this will qualify you to report via Spotter Network. You must complete and pass the Spotter Network's own quiz to earn reporting rights on the network.

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