Linn County Amateur Radio Emergency Services
holds Licensing Classes throughout the year.
The Next Class TBA
GET YOUR LICENSE
There is no Morse code requirement.
Step one: Get these three books.
Step two: Take practice exams until you can pass the exam.
Step three: Before you take your exam log into the FCC website and setup an account. You can use the website to check on your license to see when it becomes active and also to renew your license every 10 years.
Step four: Go to our exam page and sign up for an exam.
Step five: Join the ARRL. This is the organization that lobbies for Ham Radio. Once you are a member you will receive the monthly magazine QST which is full of everything from technical articles to contests and reviews of products. Also included is a digital library of all the back issues of QST.
Last updated: October 31, 2023 20:42:21 -0700