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Ladies Only Amateur Radio Licensing Course
October 9, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
One event on October 9, 2020 at 7:00pm
One event on October 10, 2020 at 9:00am
One event on October 15, 2020 at 7:00pm
One event on October 16, 2020 at 7:00pm
One event on October 17, 2020 at 9:00am
The Young Ladies group of the Clark County Amateur Radio Club, Inc., will be offering a free on-line course to prepare women for the Federal Communications Commission Technician licensing exam. The course will consist of six sessions, over two weeks in October. The sessions will be online using ZOOM. The first three online sessions of the course will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 8 and 9, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 10. The second week, online sessions will be held 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 15 and Oct. 16. The final Saturday session be held in person, from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 17 at the Salmon Creek American Legion, 14011 N.E. 20th Ave., Vancouver, and will include a review and the FCC Technician exam. Masks are required, social distancing and area sanitation will be observed. The CCARC’s YL group are women amateur radio operators that promote the amateur radio arts to women of all ages through education and fellowship. The course is free. There will be a $15 testing fee for the FCC exam. It is recommended that students purchase the ARRL Ham Radio License Manual, Level 1, Technician, 4th ed. The study guide may be purchased for under $30 from the instructor or from online sources like Amazon.com and the ARRL.org website. CCARC offers several scholarships to help pay for study materials and testing, see the club website for more information. To enroll in the class or for more information, contact Barbara Yasson at 360-574-1152 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. More information is also available on the CCARC’s website, www.w7aia.org under the “License Classes” tab. Club meetings are currently being held online at 7 p.m., on the first Friday of each month. To join, contact email@example.com.