There are a large number of Nets available to check-in to and practice net procedures on a variety of repeaters in and around Calgary.
ARES Calgary operates a monthly Simplex Net on 146.55 MHz on the 4th Wednesday of the month at 19:00 hours local time. The purpose of this net is to train and exercise both net controllers and participating stations in radiotelecommunications procedures, test station capabilities and signal strengths across the city and area. We extend a warm welcome to all ARES members and non-members to check in. Stations checking in, please give your callsign, name and location.
You can download a copy of the ARES Calgary Net Control Script here.
A Blank Net Control logging form can be found here.
The CAARC « Central Alberta Amateur Radio Club operate their ARES net every Sunday evening at 20:00 hours local time on the Central Alberta Amateur Radio Club VHF & UHF Systems as well as the Northern Alberta Radio Club ARES System and the SARA Link System. Those in Calgary can check-in via SARA repeater VE6OIL 146.610- MHz.Tone 114.8