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Date (s) – 04/17/2021
11h00 – 12h00
Learn how to become an amateur radio operator in Tuolumne County.
REGISTRATION LINK BELOW, MANDATORY REGISTRATION, LIMITED TO THE FIRST 100 PEOPLE!
In this workshop, you will learn:
How to get your FCC Ham Radio license
How to study for the 35-question exam
How to get started for around $ 200 in radio equipment and fees
How TCARES covers the county with 4 repeaters
How propagation affects radio signals
How to be safe while practicing the radio arts
How to participate with local hams and the Red Cross
How to listen to local public safety agencies
What is amateur radio?
Amateur radio (amateur radio) is a popular hobby and service that brings people, electronics, and communication together. People use amateur radio to talk across the city, around the world, or even in space, all without the Internet or cell phones. It’s fun, social, educational, and can be a lifeline when needed.