Free Amateur Radio License Update Classes
The Cuyahoga Falls Amateur Radio Club will again offer online classes to pass the FCC General Class Exam. The classes will be held via Zoom on six Sunday afternoons from 1:30 to 4:00 PM. The first class will start on Jan 15th. The classes are free and available to all interested hams with Tech licenses or studying to complete their Tech license by the end of the classes. Class materials will be distributed via Google Classroom, and the suggested book is “General License Course Study Guide
“A free, weekly, live Amateur Radio Extra Class Licensing course on Zoom will begin on Thursday, January 12, 2023, and run through Thursday, March 23. Sessions will start at 6:30 PM Eastern Time. Sessions will be recorded. Those attending should hold the General Class Amateur Radio License.
These classes have been held for years and are sponsored by the National Electronics Museum.
The text for the course is "The ARRL Extra Class License Manual,” 12th Edition, and students are asked to purchase and begin reading before the first class. As of Dec 2022, this text is $32.95 from ARRL or the Kindle Edition for $19.95. from Amazon.com.
For those who don't know Rol Anders (K3RA), he may be the premiere instructor for this course anywhere. Rol Anders chairs the committee that selects questions for the question pools for all classes of Amateur Radio License in the USA. Along with his assistant instructor Tom Christovich (K3YH), Rol Anders has helped hundreds of amateurs achieve Amateur Extra class licenses over the years.