Calendar & Special Events

Subject to change


ALL NERTs invited to all on-going training and activities. Certain training has pre-requisite training as noted below.
Descriptions of the training session content can be found on the
Please RSVP to participate.


 2016 NERT Graduate Calendar EVENTS


9    Triage Drill (you can also register a friend as a victim)
18    MLK Freedom March support
23    NERT Sponsored Ham Cram
25   NERT Graduate SFPUC drinking water training
27    NEN Awards


6    Intro to NERT Communications (NCT) 101
11    NCT 201: Emergency Messaging
23    NCT 301: Hands on buttons & knobs and antennas
24    NCT 401: Hands on message passing and scribing
25    NCT 501: NET Control for NERT staging
27    SFPD ALERT Training


2   NERT Coordinators & Leaders meeting
5   Neighborhood Leadership College
10   Ask an Elmer: informal session with ham radio mentors
12   St. Patrick's Day Parade NERT marching Unit
19    Neighborhood Command Operations (NCP) I
29   ICS Forms Workshop


2   Neighborhood Command Operations II (Prerequisite NCPI)
5   Staging area command post set up & operations
17   NERT Citywide Drill (Sunday), NERT graduates and victims needed


21   NERT Communication Team (NCT) Field Day, Battalion 8



1   NERT Graduates Quarterly Meeting
8   Ask an Elmer - informal mentoring and show & tell
9   SFPUC Disaster Water Supply & Operations
11   Staging area and Neighborhood Command Post DRILL
15   Forms Class for ICS Neighborhood Command Post
18   ALERT training with SFPD
26   SFFD Unit invites NERT to join at the Pride Parade
16   Ham Radio - hands on - POSTPONED - NEW DATE TBD
16   Get your Ham Radio license in 1 day with BAEARS.
30   Neighborhood Leadership/Coordinator's College




National Night Out (NNO)

3   Triage Drill
13   Ham radio operators join 2m critical mass radio practice
14   Golden Gate Park Band honors NERT/CERT
20   Intro to NERT Communications Team (NCT) 101/301
22   NCT 401Transmitting and scribing messages
23   NCT 501 NET Control for NERT Staging (pre-requisite: NCT 101, 301, & 401)
25   Disaster Mental Health for Command Post/EOC
27   NERT Communication Team (NCT) Field Day, Battalion 9/10
31   NERT Quarterly Meeting



1   Ask an Elmer - informal mentoring and show & tell
8-12   Urban Shield can always use victims
10   Ham radio operators join 2m critical mass practice
14   PG&E for NERT responders
17   NERT Neighborhood Command Post (NCP) Operations I
21   Disaster Psychology for NERT responders
27   NERT ICS Forms class


1   ALERT training with SFPD
    Information and Application
You must apply early and pass a background to be considered for this training
7-9   Fleet Week Humanitarian Village; NERT Outreach/Education booth
15   Citywide NERT drill
26   NERT Quarterly Meeting
    6:30pm-8:30pm SFFD DOT*


15   Disaster Psychology for NERT responders
    6:00pm-10:00pm SFFD DOT*
17   NERT/MRC Support citywide Public Health/Hospital exercise

*SFFD DOT is the Fire Department Division of Training. All participants walking, biking or driving enter through the driveway gate on 19th St. between Folsom and Shotwell. Parking is allowed along the back cinderblock wall.