Natural disasters. Community events. Emergency operations. Situations like these are when Amateur Radio can provide invaluable support, and our Emergency Communications courses can help ensure you’ll be ready to respond. Our courses will provide you with the specialized training required to serve your friends and neighbors effectively—in good times and bad—and show you how to get involved with public service at the local level.
On the Air
Master the basics of getting on the air, communicating with others, and exploring radio operating activities.
- Making your first radio contact
- Having fun with radiosport and contesting
- Communicating via satellites and talking to astronauts
- Outdoor radio operating from parks, summits, and on the go
- Digital modes and networks
Electronics & Technology
Develop your technical skills and improve your understanding of how radio works:
- Basic radio concepts, including setting up your station
- Building antennas
- Understanding electronics and components
- Grounding & bonding techniques
- Kit building