Basic Grid-Down/Down-Grid Communications, Communications Monitoring, and Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Class
January 6th, 2019,[masked] EST
at CT Hackerspace
Cost for this class is $100. Please enroll via our storefront at https://squareup.com/store/sparks31/.
Active CT Hackerspace Members – FREE
This is a one-day class that covers all the basics you need to set up your monitoring post, collect signals intelligence (SIGINT), get on the air with amateur radio and personal communications services (FRS, GMRS, MURS, CB, Part 15), and establish communications networks and interoperability with other like-minded individuals.
Topics of instruction include the following:
Learning about Electronic Communications – A Primer
Communications Monitoring HF-to-UHF
Intelligence versus Information
SIGINT – Signals Intelligence
Listening Posts and SIGINT Operations
Part 95 & 15 (license-free or “license by rule” services)
Interoperability – What it is, and how to make it work.
Increasing System Performance
Grid-Down versus Down-Grid Realities
Basic Crypto Systems and When It Is Legal to Use Them
Alternatives to Radio Communications
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