http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=UTF8&f=d&daddr=%4033.050993,-96.673237&oe=UTF8&msa=0&msid=109882346873277231959.00047a60259d9f51c8852http://www.srh.noaa.gov/fwd/skywarnsch.php?file=sptrschSpotter Training Schedule 2011
Forecasters from the National Weather Service in Fort Worth conduct storm spotter training sessions each year to help prepare spotters for the upcoming severe weather season. The NWS conducts the training at the invitation of local emergency management officials who organize the training and who, in most cases are responsible for maintaining their local storm spotter network.
The training sessions are typically about two hours long and cover fundamental information that every spotter needs to know, with a focus on safety, identification of key weather features and proper reporting procedures. Most sessions are open to anyone who is interested in learning more about being a spotter, but you should check to be sure before attending a class.