Intro to Milsim Radio
Learn about radio procedure, equipment, and communications skills.
- 3 hr3 hours
- 28 Canadian dollars$28
- Online Session Using Zoom and Zello
Learn the essentials of radio communications for airsoft military simulations. This course provides an introduction to four key knowledge areas: - Fundamentals of Radio, the EM spectrum, and Legalities (Canadian) - An overview of equipment (radios, antennas, PTTs, etc) and factors influencing signal quality - Basic radio procedure, prowords, and comms check protocols - Constructing effective communications The course of instruction blends lessons taught by Canadian Special Operations and Snipers with the practical experience of airsofters across Canada. It creates a foundation for those new to radio comms or those looking to be more effective on the radio. Students will take part in a series of live exercises testing their knowledge of procedure and challenging their ability to summarize and communicate key information to team mates. What have past students said? - "The course was one of the best I have ever done! Wicked fun and learned lots." - "This should be a requirement for anyone running a radio in a milsim." - "One of the most informative courses I've ever completed." - "Our team came out with more radio communication knowledge than we ever had." - "Can confirm. Great course for getting a hold of the foundations, or refreshing your knowledge." What do you need? - A cellphone with a dataplan or computer with an internet connection to run Zoom - The Zello desktop or mobile app installed on your preferred device - A notepad and a writing instrument What do we recommend? - A headset for your cellphone or computer - Advanced study of the NATO Phonetic Alphabet (click here for a useful chart) - Using separate devices for Zoom and Zello (eg. Computer and Phone) **Important Note** If you do not receive a confirmation email after registration, please contact us directly!