There will be a License class for Amateur Extra upgrade. It will be 8 Saturday sessions, from 8am-3pm at the American Legion Post 294 in Powder Springs. Dates will start July 7 and go through August 25th, there sill be an exam at the end of the class. Preregistration is required. For details contact Elden at email@example.com or 770-713-4403 for details and registration forms. You will be required to have an ARRL manual which you can acquire from Amazon, or any online Ham Radio retailer, suggest Gigaparts. If interested in the class I would suggest you get the manual ASAP and start self study and start taking online exams at www.aa9pw.com or www.hamstudy.org. There is no cost for the class or the exam session.
Next, there will be another Technician license class, 3 Saturday sessions beginning May 12 thorough May 26th. Again, preregistration is required. It will also be at the American Legion Post 294 in Powder Springs. Contact Elden at firstname.lastname@example.org or 770-713-4403. You must have a license manual for that class also, btw the new Tech license question pool will take affect July 1, 2018, make sure you get the right manual if they are already in print with the new question pool. It should say 1 July 2014 – June 30, 2018 on the manual for the correct one. If I can answer any questions about the classes you can contact me at email@example.com or 770-489-0620. Marv KT4W
Testing is conducted on the 4th Monday of each month (except December) at 6:30pm. Yes we will test on Memorial Day.
Test site is: Paulding Chamber of Commerce office. Lower Level
455 Jimmy Campbell Parkway (Hwy 278)
Dallas, GA 30132
Park at the rear of the building and use the lower level entrance.
For questions contact Elden Morris N1MN 770-713-4403 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Walk in candidates are allowed. A fee of $15 for the exam session. Proper change is requested, cash or check. You will need to bring your Social Security number or FRN number and a photo ID or proof of residency such as a magazine, utility bill, or other mail item with you name and address on it. Students can bring a school ID, report card or a magazine with their name address on it. For a complete list see ARRL What to Bring to an Exam Session. Pen, pencils and scratch paper are furnished. Calculators furnished on request
Persons wishing to upgrade their existing license will need to bring a copy of their current license that we can keep and send with the test results. Anyone who successfully passes a test level can take the next level test at no extra cost during the same session.