Advanced License: From Zero to M0 in One Year 40

Advanced License: From Zero to M0 in One Year
My challenge was clear: to complete all three UK amateur radio exams and obtain my full license in a single year. I naively underestimated the amount of work involved! In the UK we have a tiered amateur radio license structure (Foundation (read more), Intermediate (read more), Advanced), all new amateurs have to go through this ...

Studying for the Advanced Amateur Radio License: Distance Learning 14

Studying for the Advanced Amateur Radio License: Distance Learning
Bath & District Amateur Radio Club (BADARC) offer a distance learning course for the Advanced Amateur Radio exam. I started this course back in July, just after passing my intermediate exam. I wanted to move to the final stage and get my full license, but i didn’t feel confident in revising from the book alone. ...

Beginners guide to amateur radio

Beginners guide to amateur radio
When my interest in amateur radio was reinvigorated last year, the first question i had was how do i go about getting started? My interest in amateur radio started as a child by listening to Short wave radio and straying into the amateur bands on single side band (SSB). At that point i didn’t have ...

Getting my Intermediate Amateur Radio License 1

Getting my Intermediate Amateur Radio License
¬†Following on from getting my foundation amateur radio license in January i wanted to continue my learning and go for the Intermediate license. I took the exam on the 2nd March and passed pretty well with a score of 41/45. I’m now the proud owner of the call sign 2E0JCQ. Below i’ve outlined what’s involved ...

Getting my Foundation Amateur Radio Licence 4

Getting my Foundation Amateur Radio Licence
Last weekend i attended a Foundation Amateur Radio course held by Loughton & Epping Forest Amateur Radio Society (LEFARS) and i’m now the proud owner of the¬†call sign M6JCQ. The course was condensed over two days followed by an exam at the end on Sunday. After which you can broadcast on the amateur bands (assuming ...