Education

Utah Digital Communications Conference

Category: Education
Published: Thursday, 15 February 2018
Written by Craige Olson

Early Bird Registration

Join us for the 2nd annual Utah Digital Communications Conference being held March 24th, 2018 in Sandy, Utah. This conference focuses on the amateur radio hobby digital side of the house. Great topics are planned this year including:

  • Amateur radio satellite communications
  • DMR - How to get on the network
  • DMR - Creating your first codeplug
  • Design your own printed circuit board
  • MESH/AREDN - Hands On Getting Started
  • MESH/AREDN - Advanced topics
  • Computer Control of your radio's via Linux/Raspberry Pi
  • Cyber Security for amateur radio devices
  • LoRa Radio - for internet of things
  • 3D Printing for amateur radio goboxes, antennas, and around the shack
  • Digital modes for field day

 

*More topics coming as presenter proposals are finalized

Register before February 24th to get early bird pricing and eligible for early bird prize drawing. You can register online at utah-dcc.org.

March License Class

Category: Education
Published: Thursday, 15 February 2018
Written by Craige Olson

March 2nd 6-9pm and 3rd 8am - 5pm Technician class

Taylorsville City Hall, 2600 West Taylorsville Blvd

Cost is $45 and includes instruction book, snacks, door prizes and exam fee.

 

https://goo.gl/forms/jZjQ402nZMcTioMy1

 

If this link does not work to register contact Garth Wiscombe W7PS

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Extra class in Orem (you must have passed Technician and General first)

Tuesdays: March 13, 20, 27, April 3, and 10, from 6:30 to 9:30 each night at the Orem Public Safety Traffic Training Room, 95 E Center St. Sign up for $10 at psclass.orem.org (the online schedule shows it goes to 9:00 pm, but that's a typo.)

 

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March 17th

South Jordan

Free one day Technician class 

$14 for exam

http://www.k7fps.org/

 

Registration closes March 11th.

Layton Technician Course

Category: Education
Published: Thursday, 01 February 2018
Written by Craige Olson

02/03/2018 - 03/17/2018

Layton Technician license

10:00 am to noon with 7 sessions

Pre-registration is required and the fee is $29.00 for the ARRL Technician manual

Exams are not given at this class.

Contact Robert R. Gibby KE7TYX

801-544-5053

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Oakhills LDS Church

1410 East Gentile Street

Layton, UT 84040

 

PLEASE CONTACT Robert  BEFORE classes start so that ARRL manuals can be obtained for your use.  They will be using the ARRL course materials that have been revised to reflect the current license test question pool. Sessions will last 2 hours with a break in the middle. Past class participants have been highly successful in becoming licensed and knowledgeable beginning "Hams".

DCARC License Course

Category: Education
Published: Tuesday, 16 January 2018
Written by Craige Olson

The Davis County Amateur Radio Club is pleased to announce that they will be sponsoring a Technician Licensing Course.  It will be held in the lower level of the Layton City building located at 437 N Wasatch Drive, Layton, Utah, 84041.

There is no cost to take the class.  We will be using the Technician License Course book by Stu Turner. The books sell for $21.95 plus shipping if you order them online.

The class starts on 24 January, 2018 every Wednesday evening thru 28 February from 6:00 – 8:30 PM for 6 weeks.

 

For more information contact Spencer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

2018 Exam Sessions

Category: Education
Published: Friday, 05 January 2018
Written by Craige Olson

The following is the exam schedule for 2018:

Ham Cram at the Bountiful PD, February 3 2018, 0700 AM

 Please Pre register at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

March 7, 2018 - 7:00 PM

June 6, 2018 - 7:00 PM

September 5, 2018 - 7:00 PM

December 5, 2018

We encourage you to pre-register for these testing sessions.  You can do this by registering at the HAM STUDY website https://hamstudy.org/sessions/

Thank you to our Sponsors!