Western Washington Amateur Radio Licensing Classes, Training Classes  and Examination Sessions

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Licensing Classes

Date Class Organization Location Additional Info/Contact
Ongoing Tech & General
 
Online Bruce Prior, N7RR n7rr@mail.com  phone (360)332-6046  Flyer in PDF (42K)
Ongoing All   http://www.arrl.org/find-an-amateur-radio-license-class
Sept 26, Oct 3 & Oct 10 Tech, Gen  Olympia Amateur Radio Society  LDS church, 3800 Henderson Blvd SE, Olympia, WA 98501 Ken Dahl, K7TAG,  k7tag@comcast.net
October 6, 6pm to 9pm, October 7, 9am to 6pm, and exam on Sunday October 8th  starting at 12 noon. Tech Cascade Radio Club PUD Headquarters building, 2320 California Street, Everett, WA, 98201. Bill, W7VAS, at w7vas@arrl.net  or call (425) 806-8005
 
 
October 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21. Testing on October 21. Tech   Clark County Amateur Radio Club 40 et 8.
7606 NE 26th Ave.
Vancouver WA.
This is a ‘YL only’ Technician Class. (Attn: newcomers. "YL" is ham jargon for "Young Lady". Guys need not apply!)
Info: Barbara Yasson, ac7uh@arrl.net  http://w7aia.org/
October 13, 6pm to 9pm, October 14, 9am to 6pm, and exam on Sunday October 15th starting at 12 noon. Gen Cascade Radio Club PUD Headquarters building, 2320 California Street, Everett, WA, 98201. Bill, W7VAS, at w7vas@arrl.net  or call (425) 806-8005
Nov 3, 4, 10, 11. Test on Nov 11 Tech   Clark County Amateur Radio Club LDS Meetinghouse
7101 NE 166th Ave.
Vancouver, WA
Info: Delvin Bunton, drbunton@comcast.net  http://w7aia.org/ 
November 4 & 11 Tech Mike and Key ARC Ballard To register send an email to Daniel Stevens,  KL7WM@aol.com  with name and class date
November 4 & 11 Gen Mike and Key ARC Ballard To register send an email to Daniel Stevens,  KL7WM@aol.com  with name and class date

 

Other Classes and Conferences

Date Class Organization Location Contact
September 23 Northwest Citizen Corps EXPO. Renton Flyer in PDF.  (922K)
March 24, 2018

(Tentative date)

Microhams Digital Conference Redmond  http://www.microhams.com/mhdc/
April April 14 &  15, 2018 Communications Academy Communications Academy South Seattle Community College  http://commacademy.org/

 

Amateur Radio Licensing (Volunteer Examiner) Sessions

Note:  Most licensing classes and hamfests include VE sessions.   Contact class sponsors and hamfair staff to determine if tests will be included in their event.

Date Organization Location Contact
    http://www.arrl.org/exam_sessions/search
  Mike & Key ARC [Held at various Puget Sound locations] http://www.mikeandkey.org/education.htm#VEtest
September 23 Everett http://www.wa7law.org/get-on-the-air/ve-testing/
September 30   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
October 8, noon. PUD Headquarters Bldg                                             2320 California Street, Everett, WA, 98201. This will be an exam session after a Technician class.  Walk-ins are welcome.  Contact Bill, W7VAS, at w7vas@arrl.net or call (425)806-8005
October 10    Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 So Washington
Tacoma
7:00 PM. Contact: John Clarke AC7WW, (253)948-6297.  ac7ww@arrl.net
October 14   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
October 14 Clark County Amateur Radio Club Salmon Creek American Legion
14011 NE 20th Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98686
Open testing – All elements.  Time: 10:00 am. Walk-ins allowed. $15 test fee, (Cash or check). Additional information: www.w7aia.org/VE.htm . Contact: C. Wayne Schuler (360)892-5580. Email: ai9q@arrl.net 
October 15, noon. PUD Headquarters Bldg                                             2320 California Street, Everett, WA, 98201. This will be an exam session after a General class.  Walk-ins are welcome.  Contact Bill, W7VAS, at w7vas@arrl.net or call (425) 806-8005
 
 
October 18 Olympia Amateur Radio Society. (6pm, before monthly meeting. Walk-ins welcome, and are welcome to stay for the meeting) South Sound Manor Event Center, 455 North Street SE, Tumwater, WA. 98501 Klaus Neubert, AC7MG, ac7mg@comcast.net
October 21 Clark County Amateur Radio Club 40 et 8 7607 NE 26th Ave
Vancouver, WA 98665
(Just east of the Bingo Parlor)
Open testing – All elements.  Walk-ins allowed. $15 test fee, (Cash or check). Additional information: www.w7aia.org/VE.htm . Contact: C. Wayne Schuler (360)892-5580. Email: ai9q@arrl.net 
October 28 Everett http://www.wa7law.org/get-on-the-air/ve-testing/
November 11   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
November 14    Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 So Washington
Tacoma
7:00 PM. Contact: John Clarke AC7WW, (253)948-6297.  ac7ww@arrl.net
November 15 Olympia Amateur Radio Society. (6pm, before monthly meeting. Walk-ins welcome, and are welcome to stay for the meeting) South Sound Manor Event Center, 455 North Street SE, Tumwater, WA. 98501 Klaus Neubert, AC7MG, ac7mg@comcast.net
November 20   Stanwood Camano ARC Snohomish County PUD, 9124 271st St. NW, Stanwood http://www.scarcwa.org/amateur_radio_exams.shtm
November 25 Everett http://www.wa7law.org/get-on-the-air/ve-testing/
December 9   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
December 12    Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 So Washington
Tacoma
7:00 PM. Contact: John Clarke AC7WW, (253)948-6297.  ac7ww@arrl.net
December 16 Clark County Amateur Radio Club Salmon Creek American Legion
14011 NE 20th Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98686
Open testing – All elements.  Time: 10:00 am. Walk-ins allowed. $15 test fee, (Cash or check). Additional information: www.w7aia.org/VE.htm . Contact: C. Wayne Schuler (360)892-5580. Email: ai9q@arrl.net 
 
January 13, 2018   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
February 10, 2018    Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
March 10, 2018   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
April 14, 2018   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
May 12, 2018   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
June 9, 2018   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
July 14, 2018   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
August 11, 2018   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
September 8, 2018   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
October 13, 2018   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
November 10, 2018   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/
December 8, 2018   Lake Washington Ham Club Kirkland VE session at 1100 after their monthly meeting.   Contact Dave Wickert AE7TD, dwickert@hotmail.com  for registration (walk-ins are not allowed).  http://www.lakewashingtonhamclub.org/meetings-2/

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