A website for amateur radio classes in Northeast Ohio taught by Matt Welch W8DEC and Jackie Williams N8JMW.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

AMATEUR RADIO LICENSE EXAMS

Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 12 Noon.
Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 12 Noon.
Geauga County Emergency Operations Center
12518 Merritt Rd, Chardon, OH 44024.
Open to all license classes. Technician Class, General Class, and Amateur Extra Class.
Click on license exams at www.geaugaara.org for more details.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

FALL 2016 GENERAL CLASS

Interested in upgrading to General Class? Free upgrade classes begin Thursday, September 8th at 6:30PM at the Geauga County Emergency Operations Center in Chardon, Ohio. The EOC is located at 12518 Merritt Rd off SR 44. Class goes weekly on Thursdays from 6:30PM to 9PM until October 27th. Exam is on Saturday, October 29th at 12 Noon. See class schedule for all dates. Feel free to contact Jackie Williams N8JMW at n8jmw2@gmail.com should you have any questions.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

FALL 2016 TECHNICIAN CLASS

Fall 2016 amateur radio (aka ham radio) classes begin Thursday, September 8th at 6:30PM at the Geauga County Emergency Operations Center in Chardon, Ohio. The EOC is located at 12518 Merritt Rd off SR 44. Class goes weekly on Thursdays from 6:30PM to 9PM until October 6th. Exam will be on Saturday, October 8th at 12 Noon. See class schedule for dates.

The class is open to all who are interested in learning about amateur radio and obtaining their amateur radio Technician License.

There is no cost to the class. Books are provided. However all students are welcome to purchase their own study manual. We are using the Gordon West/W5YI Technician Class Study Manual GWTM-14. This book is available at Universal Radio in Reynoldsburg, Ohio for $19.99 plus tax and shipping.

The cost for the test is $15.00 which will be collected at the time of the test. Cash, check, or money order is acceptable.

For more information, feel free to contact me at 440-636-2560 or email me at w8dec(at)arrl.net.

Matt Welch
W8DEC