Prepare students to pass the Technican Class FCC amateur radio license test and to understand and operate an amateur radio station.
Class content includes: Introduction to amateur radio, Operating an amateur radio station,
Basic electronics, Antennas, & antenna theory, Operating demonstrations, Selecting your equipment,
Circuits safety, Common technical problems, FCC regulations,
Preparing for the test (Practice exam)
When you complete this class, you will know a little about the heritage of ham radio, and how to communicate with other hams all over the Bay Area using a radio relay station (repeater). You will also be familiar with the terms (jargon) used in amateur radio, as well as proper operating procedures.
To be advised:
Age range: 8 and up
Maximum class size: 16 students
Registration must be completed 3 weeks prior to start of class.
last updated: May 5, 2012
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