Sunday, July 17, 2011

Panama City ARC Technician Class August 6 & 13 Register by July 25

The club is offering another class on short notice. Students must register by July 25th. Please get the word out anyway you can! Let your church, other clubs, co-workers and neighbors know.  Thanks for your help.

Greg N4KGL
Panama City ARC President

The Technician license is your gateway to the world-wide excitement of Amateur Radio    
  • Earn your ham radio Technician class radio privileges
  • Pass your FCC amateur radio license exam right in class on the second day
  • Multiple-choice exam, *No Morse Code Required*
  • Live equipment demonstrations
  • Learn to operate on the ham bands, 10 Meters and higher
  • Learn to use the many VHF/UHF FM repeaters in Florida
  • Find out how to participate in emergency communications
  • Find out how to communicate with astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS)
There is no cost for the class (donations accepted) However, students must have the required study guide: Gordon West Technician Class 2010-2014 guide, 7th Edition $20.95 And pay the FCC Exam Fee: $14.00  The text book is available on Amazon.

The class will be held on August 6th and August 13th 2011 at the Panama City ARC Club House. Advance registration is required (no later than July 25th, earlier is better!) To register for the class, contact: Greg Lane N4KGL at  

Class Location: Panama City ARC Club House 130 N. Church Ave Panama City, FL. 

Preparation for first class: Read pages 1 through 125 of the Gordon West Technician Class Book Optional: Read the entire book and start taking online practice exams Bring a sack lunch to class

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