Reading Radio Club Technician Ham Class – Starts November 6th

Reading Radio Club Technician Licensing Classes

When: Nov. 6, 13, 20, 28, and 30

Class will begin at 6:30p and end at 8:30p. Instructors will be available from 6:00p to 9:00p.

The first four dates will be instruction time. On the last date, we will have a Q&A and then proceed to take the exam.

Where: Spring Township Fire and Rescue Facility, 2301 Monroe Ave, Reading, PA 19609

Costs: We ask that each student purchase the “The ARRL Ham Radio License Manual, 3rd Ed.” and have it in hand before the first class. The price from is $29.95, however, you may be able to find it elsewhere. There will also be a $15 processing fee to take the exam.

Registration: Interested persons can register by contacting Chris Schlegel, K3ADA (admin of the RRC Facebook page) by Facebook messaging the Reading Radio Club, email at, or by phone at 484-575-1233 (please leave name and number you can be reached to confirm).

There are 24 spots available. First come, first serve.

Before the first class session, students are asked to read chapter 1 “Welcome to Amateur Radio” as this will provide a foundation to build on. Students will also be asked to complete reading assignments outside of class.