FCW will be conducting an entry level (Technician) Ham Radio workshop on two consecutive Saturdays, July 20,27 from noon until 2PM. Study materials and example tests can be found at http://www.qrz.com/ under the “resources” tab. This workshop is open to anyone interested in obtaining an Amateur (Ham) radio license.
Also, the VE exams for Ham Radio will be given at FCW on Saturday, August 3 at noon. All levels will be available and the exams are open to the public. A photo ID is required.
FCW now has seven members who are also hams. The station K4FCW is available to members at any time using the permissions of their license. In addition, group contests and events are conducted often to help familiarize members and guests with operating procedures.