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 & Gen
 
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
 
March 14 & 15 Tech & Gen   Mike & Key ARC

Nichols Community Center             690 9th Ave. Fi                                      Fox Island, WA 98333

 

9 AM to 5 PM both days with the test at the end.                        Contact Daniel Stevens KL7WM@aol.com 
March 20, 21 & 22. Gen   Mercer Island Radio Operators Mercer Island North Fire Station
3030 78th Ave. SE                                    Mercer Island, WA 98040
Flyer in PDF (119K)
April 18 & 25 Tech & Gen   Mike & Key ARC

PC Teen Center                                     7701 24th Ave NW                          Seattle, WA 98117

 

9 AM to 5 PM both days with the test at the end.                        Contact Daniel Stevens KL7WM@aol.com
May 2 & 9 Tech   Issaquah ARC Issaquah City Hall, Eagle Room,
130 E Sunset Way,
Issaquah, WA 98027

 
9 AM to 5 PM both days with the test at the end.                        Contact Daniel Stevens KL7WM@aol.com 
September 5 & 12 Tech   Mike & Key ARC

PC Teen Center                                     7701 24th Ave NW                          Seattle, WA 98117

 

9 AM to 5 PM both days with the test at the end.                        Contact Daniel Stevens KL7WM@aol.com 
November 7th & 14th Tech & Gen   Mike & Key ARC

PC Teen Center                                     7701 24th Ave NW                          Seattle, WA 98117

 

9 AM to 5 PM both days with the test at the end.                        Contact Daniel Stevens KL7WM@aol.com 
December 5 & 12 Tech   Issaquah ARC Issaquah City Hall, Eagle Room,
130 E Sunset Way,
Issaquah, WA 98027

 
Contact Daniel Stevens KL7WM@aol.com

 

Other Classes and Conferences

Date Class Organization Location Contact
March 3, 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm VE Refresher training Duvall Fire Station, 15600 1st Ave NE., Duvall, WA To RSVP, contact classes@snovarc.org
April 25 & 26. Communications Academy South Seattle Community College, Seattle, WA.  http://commacademy.org/
May 2 8am   May 3 8am Basic Highline ARC and Western Washington Medical Services Team Kaiser Permanente Renton Admin Campus, 2715 Naches Ave SW, Renton, WA, Room RCR111/115 http://www.oregonaces.org/    Contact Scott at N7SS@arrl.net with questions or for more information.
Pre-Conference June 15-18
Conference June 19-21
Washington State Search & Rescue Conference WASARCON Ellensburg, WA http://www.wasarcon.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
Continuous   Mike & Key ARC Various Puget Sound locations  http://www.mikeandkey.org/vesessions.php#ve_mikeandkey
March 10.  7 PM   Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 S Washington St.,  Tacoma Contact John, AC7WW (253)948-6297
March 16  Stanwood-Camano ARC Snohomish County PUD Building                 9124 271st St NW,  Stanwood, WA Contact John Bellinger - k7lvj@arrl.net 

$15 testing fee, copy of current license, walk-ins allowed.

 

April 11   Clark County Amateur Radio Club Salmon Creek American Legion
14011 NE 20th Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98686
(Next to the new Walgreens Pharmacy)
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.  ai9q@arrl.net
April 14, 7 PM   Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 S Washington St.,  Tacoma Contact John, AC7WW (253)948-6297
April 18, 1:00 pm Duvall Fire Station, 15600 1st Ave NE., Duvall, WA

To RSVP, contact classes@snovarc.org
 
April 21              6:30 pm Anacortes VE Team Downtown fire station on 13th just west of Commercial Street. Walk in only.
May 2, 11am Great American Diner &  Bar                      4752 California Ave SW                             Seattle, WA 98116  (Map) ADDITIONAL INFO/CONTACT: Must register! Email Alan at w7zyx@westseattlearc.org  to confirm a test seat.  Additional information at: https://w7aw.org/calendar/ 
Test area is in private dining room at rear of restaurant.
May 12. 7 PM   Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 S Washington St.,  Tacoma Contact John, AC7WW (253)948-6297
May 18  Stanwood-Camano ARC Snohomish County PUD Building                 9124 271st St NW,  Stanwood, WA Contact John Bellinger - k7lvj@arrl.net 

$15 testing fee, copy of current license, walk-ins allowed.

 

June 9.  7 PM   Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 S Washington St.,  Tacoma Contact John, AC7WW (253)948-6297
June 13   Clark County Amateur Radio Club Salmon Creek American Legion
14011 NE 20th Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98686
(Next to the new Walgreens Pharmacy)
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.  ai9q@arrl.net
June 16              6:30 pm Anacortes VE Team Downtown fire station on 13th just west of Commercial Street. Walk in only.
July 14.  7 PM   Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 S Washington St.,  Tacoma Contact John, AC7WW (253)948-6297
July 20 Stanwood-Camano ARC Snohomish County PUD Building                 9124 271st St NW,  Stanwood, WA Contact John Bellinger - k7lvj@arrl.net 

$15 testing fee, copy of current license, walk-ins allowed.

 

August 11. 7 PM   Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 S Washington St.,  Tacoma Contact John, AC7WW (253)948-6297
August 18          6:30 pm Anacortes VE Team Downtown fire station on 13th just west of Commercial Street. Walk in only.
August 22   Clark County Amateur Radio Club Salmon Creek American Legion
14011 NE 20th Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98686
(Next to the new Walgreens Pharmacy)
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.  ai9q@arrl.net
September 8. 7 PM   Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 S Washington St.,  Tacoma Contact John, AC7WW (253)948-6297
September 21  Stanwood-Camano ARC Snohomish County PUD Building                 9124 271st St NW,  Stanwood, WA Contact John Bellinger - k7lvj@arrl.net 

$15 testing fee, copy of current license, walk-ins allowed.

 

October 10   Clark County Amateur Radio Club Salmon Creek American Legion
14011 NE 20th Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98686
(Next to the new Walgreens Pharmacy)
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.  ai9q@arrl.net
October 13  7 PM   Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 S Washington St.,  Tacoma Contact John, AC7WW (253)948-6297
October 20         6:30 pm Anacortes VE Team Downtown fire station on 13th just west of Commercial Street. Walk in only.
November 10 7 PM   Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 S Washington St.,  Tacoma Contact John, AC7WW (253)948-6297
November 16  Stanwood-Camano ARC Snohomish County PUD Building                 9124 271st St NW,  Stanwood, WA Contact John Bellinger - k7lvj@arrl.net 

$15 testing fee, copy of current license, walk-ins allowed.

 

December 8.  7 PM   Radio Club of Tacoma 1249 S Washington St.,  Tacoma Contact John, AC7WW (253)948-6297
December 12   Clark County Amateur Radio Club Salmon Creek American Legion
14011 NE 20th Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98686
(Next to the new Walgreens Pharmacy)
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.  ai9q@arrl.net
December 15       6:30 pm Anacortes VE Team Downtown fire station on 13th just west of Commercial Street. Walk in only.

 

Information for Class Sponsors

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