Net Script

Introduction

Example

This is [YOUR CALL SIGN] for the Kitsap County Emergency Communications Net, establishing Net Control! This is a directed net. If you need to get net control’s attention, please transmit your call sign and wait to be acknowledged before proceeding. [On Sundays Only] This net meets every Sunday at 19:30 local time to coordinate the activities of anyone interested in Emergency Communications, Disaster Preparedness, or Helping their Community in Kitsap County. We encourage participation from any amateur radio operator.

Emergency or Priority Traffic

Example

Are there any stations with EMERGENCY or PRIORITY traffic for the net, please ID now?

[Handle EMERGENCY & PRIORITY traffic. Determine the type of traffic. If you do not have resources available to handle that traffic, hold/table that traffic until you can identify resources to take that traffic.]

Alternate Net Control

Example

This is [YOUR CALL SIGN], Net Control.

Are there any stations willing to be alternate Net Control?

[Document Alternate Net Control]

Announcements

Example

Are there any stations with announcements for the net?

Rollcall

Example

This is [YOUR CALL SIGN], Net Control.

All net participants standby for rollcall.

Rollcall will be completed by division.

All Stations in the Medical Group ID now.

All Stations on Bainbridge Island please ID now.

All Stations in Bremerton please ID now.

All Stations in North Kitsap please ID now.

All Stations in Central Kitsap please ID now.

All Stations in South Kitsap please ID now.

All KARS Members not in Kitsap please state your location and ID now.

All Visiting Stations please state your location and ID now.

[Document Rollcall]

[Validate Rollcall with ANC (Example: ANC to NCS, I have 5 for medical, 3 BI, etc…]

Are there any late or missed stations wanting to check in? Please state your location and ID now.

[Handle Missed Stations]

[Handle tabled EMERENCY & PRIORITY traffic if any]

This is [YOUR CALL SIGN], Net Control.

Are there any stations with traffic for the net? Please ID now.

[Handle net TRAFFIC]

Actual Event Status Check

[Only during actual events]

All Divisions and Groups will check-in on the hour and half hour until the net is closed or otherwise directed.

[NET Control Announces – Standing by for traffic! every 5 to 10 minutes for the first 30 to 60 minutes to ensure new comers are captured.]

[NET Control Announces – Divisional Updates]

[Late or Missed Station & Division Rollcall]

Net Traffic

Is there any TRAFFIC for the net?

[Handle TRAFFIC]

Net Close

This is Net Control closing the Kitsap County Emergency Communications Net at [TIME] [YOUR CALL SIGN]