Become a Radio Amateur

We help aspiring Hams to obtain their Certificate

Basic Course


Date to be announced

Course Overview

This is a 12-week course in the knowledge needed to pass the certification exam required to allow the use of the Amateur Radio frequency spectrum in Canada. The course teaches


Course Syllabus

To be supplied closer to the course start date.

Fees

The Basic Course is $70 which includes the course fee and 2-year MARC membership. 

Schedule

This will be a 12 week online course, meeting every Monday at 7PM, except holidays. We will be using Zoom for our meetings.

Required Text

Canadian Amateur Radio Basic Qualification Study Guide by Coax Publications

This can be ordered from the publisher or bought at Radio World.

Advanced Course


This course will commence on Monday April 3, 2023

Course Overview

This course prepares a student to write the exam for the Canadian Amateur Radio Advanced Certification. Obtaining this certification allows an amateur radio operator:

The course extends the operator’s technical knowledge. Topics covered include:

Course Syllabus

See the attached PDF file

Required Text

Canadian Amateur Radio Advanced Certification Study Guide by Coax Publications

This can be ordered from the publisher or bought at Radio World.

We will create a signup form closer to the date, but until then you can contact the course leader, Basil Burgess VE3JEB for more information.