• General Class License Course

    by  • January 22, 2017 • Contributed Article • 0 Comments

    Announcing the Spring 2017 Southwest Dallas County Amateur Radio Club
    “General Class” amateur radio license course. The purpose of this course
    is to help interested individuals upgrade their “Technician Class” license to
    “General Class”.  Morse code is currently NOT a requirement.

    The class will be held at the First United Methodist Church of Red Oak,
    600 Daubitz Road, Red Oak, TX. Enrollment is now open to the first 8
    people to sign up. This class covers the material in the 426 test questions
    of the “General Class” question pool and much more. There will be videos,
    demos, homework, & mock tests during the 24 hour course, consisting of
    3 hours (6:00PM to 9:00PM) on 8 consecutive Tuesdays, from March 28
    through May 16, 2017, using the American Radio Relay League (ARRL)
    “General Class” License Manual, 8th Edition” as your textbook. A printed
    version is available here for $29.95 plus any shipping & handling charges.
    An electronic version can be downloaded from Amazon Kindle here for $19.95.

    Following the last session, written FCC amateur radio license exams may be
    scheduled and taken for $14 to $15, depending on where the  test is taken.
    Correctly answering 26 of the 35 questions on your test  will qualify someone
    to upgrade their “Technician Class” amateur radio license to “General Class”.

    Anyone wanting to attend may reserve a place in this class by sending an
    email to k5eis@yahoo.com with their contact information consisting of their
    call, name, email address, and phone number.

    TNX es 73,
    K5EIS, Tom


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