** Find an Amateur Radio License Class **
South Mountain Radio Amateurs is pleased to be offering an Amateur Radio Course.
This class consists of 5 ongoing classes, based on the ARRL’s “Ham Radio License Manual” for the Technician License class.
An examination session at the conclusion of the course will also be offered; all at no charge.
What is included with the session? •
Text: “Ham Radio License Manual” by ARRL—FIFTH EDITION •
Five, 2-hour Power Point presentations, (with down loadable notes) •
No-charge FCC exam for the technician license class,
To obtain a license, you must successfully complete a Licensing Examination session and pay a $35 licensing fee to the FCC.
Each student who passes the exam will receive: • BaoFeng UV-5R HT Radio and will be taught how to manually program it with local repeaters, simplex and emergency frequencies.
Sessions will be held at Cumberland County Department of Public Safety Saturdays – May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th, June 3rd.
The test will be conducted on June 10th.
Session on “how-to” manually program the UV-5R will take place on June 17th.
Start/End Dates: 05/06/2023 – 06/03/2023
# of Sessions: 5
Class level: Technician
Morse code offered: No
Pre register required: Yes
Fee: no fee for class or test but, there is a $35 licensing fee payable to the FCC
Pre Study required: No
Class Type: Traditional
Exam offered: Yes
Sponsoring Club/Organization: South Mountain Radio Amateurs
Contact: Robin Cartwright W3KAT
Phone: (717) 422-1349
Location: Cumberland County Department of Public Safety
1 Public Safety Drive
Carlisle, PA 17013