CRANBROOK RADIO CLUB SOCIETY

Dear Future Ham Operators,

 

I hope this message finds you well. I am writing to extend an invitation to join a Ham Radio Certification Course that will equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to obtain your amateur radio license.

Amateur radio, also known as ham radio, is a fascinating hobby that allows individuals from diverse backgrounds to communicate worldwide using radio frequencies. It offers a unique avenue for connecting with others, expanding your knowledge of technology, and providing emergency communication support during times of need.

Our comprehensive Ham Radio Certification Course aims to provide participants with a solid foundation in radio theory, regulations, operating practices, and safety procedures. Taught by experienced instructors, the course will cover various topics including:

Introduction to amateur radio: History, regulations, and licensing requirements.

  • Radio equipment and operation: Different types of radios, antennas, modes of communication, and understanding radio propagation.
  • Emergency communication and public service: The role of amateur radio operators in providing vital communication during emergencies, disaster management, and public events.
  • Radio theory and electronics: Basic principles of radio electronics, circuitry, and troubleshooting.
  • Operating procedures: Learn techniques for effective radio communication, using phonetics, and understanding Q codes and other communication protocols.
  • ISED licensing examination preparation: Guidance on how to successfully navigate the licensing process, including practice exams.

By completing this course and acquiring your amateur radio license, you will join a vibrant community of enthusiasts who enjoy connecting with people around the world, contributing to emergency communication networks, and exploring the exciting realm of radio technology.

To register for the course or to request further information, please contact us at kevin@cranbrookarc.ca  Please note that spaces are limited, so early registration is encouraged.

We welcome individuals of all ages and backgrounds who are interested in exploring the world of amateur radio. Whether you are a complete beginner or considering upgrading your existing license, this course will provide you with the necessary knowledge and practical skills to take your amateur radio journey to new heights

Best regards,

Kevin Lewis

President 

Cranbrook Radio Club Society

250-919-9625

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