DMRAA offering technician class in conjunction with DMPS Community Education

Sep 11th, 2011 | By | Category: Uncategorized

The Des Moines Radio Amateurs’ Association (DMRAA) will be offering a course this fall with the Des Moines Public Schools Community Education program. The class will teach the fundamentals of amateur radio and students will learn the requirements to gain the entry-level “technician” amateur radio license. Learn how you can use radio equipment for enjoyment, experimentation, and public service. Testing will be held at the end of the course.

To enroll: Click here to view the course listing from the DMPS. The course code is I130101, and can be found under “Special Interests” in the paper catalog.

Textbook: The ARRL Ham Radio License Manual (2nd Edition). Books will be available for purchase at the first class session for $25. The DMRAA does not profit off the sale of these books.

DMPS Enrollment Fee: $25.00

Classes: Thursdays, September 29 – December 8, 2011 from 7 to 9 p.m. No class October 13 or November 24.

Location: Merrill Middle School, Room 114. 5301 Grand Avenue, Des Moines.