Spring 2017 HAM RADIO TECHNICIAN LICENSE
April 21 & 22, Fri evening 4:30 to 9 PM, All day Sat
South County Clatsop Community College Campus, Seaside
The licensing exam fee is $14.
Students will need to provide their own study guide: The ARRL Ham Radio License Manual for Technician, Third Edition. This is available from Amazon in both book and Kindle form. A simple calculator is needed for the test. No cellphone calculator aps are allowed.
This is a Federal Communications License which you must have to operate on Ham Radio Frequencies. Students will learn about radio theory, allowable frequencies, RF exposure limits, repeaters, radio ethics, antennas, as well as other important and necessary subjects to know in order to pass your Ham radio exam. Exam will be given after the class about 4:30 PM on Saturday
The objective of this class is to prepare people to help with radio communications for non-emergency and emergency situations such as wind storms, floods, tsunami’s and other possible man made disasters that may cause major damage, and/or power and communications failures.