This form is to be used to report your ARES public service hours only.
ARRL public service hours are different then these listed below.
Enter the total number of hours for each section and the names of the
events you participated in, in the box to the right.
Enter your information like this example -
click the image
Monthly Public Service Worksheet
this worksheet to record your monthly hours then transfer the Section Totals
to the online form at the end of each month.)
(Report your hours in each
category base on the description below)
1.) Participation in ARES Drills, Tests,
Training sessions or Meetings .
This includes simulated emergency tests and
related practice events; off-the-air meetings, planning and coordination efforts with
related emergency groups and served agencies; EC/AEC planning sessions and
meetings; radio/packet/traffic or other related
CERT, Citizen Corps and National
Weather Service training (any training provided by served agencies to ARES
Traffic, District 3 or other ARES/RACE nets of a
board meetings, Monday night net (Public Service
events are usually discussed)
2.) Participation in scheduled, short-term
public service events such as walk-a-thons, bike-a-thons and parades
This also includes club radio or antenna
projects or other project nights, Metro Youth Day and Care Breaks, MS Walk,
3.) Participation in an unplanned
emergency operations when the Amateur Radio operator is on the scene. This
also includes unplanned incident requests by public or served agencies for
Amateur Radio participation, Skywarn or other weather related incidents;
mutual aid requests to other counties.
(per ARRL PSD-212)