Welcome to Ham Radio 101 where you will learn the why’s and how’s of Amateur Radio!
During our time together we will focus on the following topics:
What is ham radio and how does it work?
Why would someone want to become a ham radio operator?
How does someone become a licensed ham radio operator?
What are the benefits of belonging to your local amateur radio club?
What are some emergency situations where ham radio operators have benefitted their community?
This class will be a good mix of discussion and slides. Learners do not need any previous knowledge or experience.
This class will introduce students to a unique hobby that will improve their communication, technical, and emergency response skills. It will also grow their circle of friends, and help them to become more self-reliant and of great value to their family and community in emergency situations.