ARRL East Bay Section

General Class Ham Radio Course

Posted by ks6m on February 13th, 2014

The Salvation Army together with the Mt. Diablo Amateur Radio Club will be holding an 8-week course leading to the upgrade of your current Technician-Class Amateur Radio license to General Class. The General Class license is your gateway to all the world-wide Amateur bands of excitement and emergency communications on ham radio, and you do NOT need to learn Morse code!

The course begins on Thursday March 20, 2014 at 7-9 pm at The Salvation Army, 3950 Clayton Road (at West St.), Concord 94521. Registration is required. The class is FREE but there is a $5 materials fee. The textbook, if you need it, is about $26. Each student must have full access to a copy of the text.

Follow-up training and license testing will also be available.

To sign up, write to

For voice mail or fax: 925.465.9554

Seating is limited; please don’t wait.