You and the IARU

In episode 147 of the Foundations of Amateur Radio podcast, Onno VK6FLAB, discusses the support provided to the hobby of Amateur Radio by the IARU.

Have you ever considered the infrastructure that exists to make it possible to tune to 7.090 MHz, call CQ and make contact with anyone on the planet?

In a world where we as radio amateurs share spectrum with radio and television broadcasters, mobile phones, wireless networks, satellites, GPS, drones, wireless headphones, radar, boating, aviation, citizen band, garage door openers, fitness trackers and any other wireless gadget imaginable, not to mention radio astronomy, microwave ovens, meteorological aids, inter and intra car communication, autonomous cars, trains and more.

Signup for the Spring 2018 Technician Classes

Registration for RRRA Spring 2018 Technician Classes is now open. Please register on-line (we use Eventbrite to manage our registrations). This series of classes begins 28-Mar-2018.


The required textbook has changed, beginning with the Spring 2018 Technician Classes, to the HamRadioSchool.com Technician License Course book. Students are strongly encouraged to visit our Education and Testing Schedule before purchasing their textbook.