Irvine Disaster Emergency Communications

IDEC is a volunteer organization of licensed Amateur Radio operators supporting the City of Irvine’s emergency preparedness plan and general public safety by providing a flexible, technical resource which is skilled in disaster response functions and emergency communications.

Latest News / Announcements / Upcoming Events

  • VickiBrek (Saturday, May 14th at 0800 hours)  This is a no host breakfast meeting held at Knowlwoods, Sand Canyon @ Burt -   Visitors welcome ! Don't forget your IDEC Fundraiser Flier !
  • Next General Meeting  (Thursday May 26th at 1900 hours ) Sweetshade Neighborhood Park ( Off Harvard and Sweetshade)
    • 50/50 raffle
    • Field Day updates
    • IDEC Service Awards
    • Upcoming Events
    • Spring Drill/ OC County/City RACES Drill view
    • Visitors Welcome


NET TEAM ASSIGNMENTS:     May - Crossroads     June - Portola     July - University


IDEC Training

NIMS (National Incident Management System) Training All existing IDEC members need to complete this training. All IDEC applicants must complete this training prior to membership. For the City of Irvine, every City employee (including IDEC members) shall be required to take this training. The required NIMS classes and their tests can be found at: