SPARC is offering FREE entry level Amateur Radio Training to all who are Interested in joining the friendly ranks of Amateur Radio Operators. SPARC runs classes on demand provided we have a suitable sized group. The Club will offer ongoing support and mentoring of students to aid active entry to the hobby following successful training. Successful candidates will also receive free club membership for the remainder of the current membership year. Training course is free if a SPARC member, Annual membership $45 or less if under 18 years old
Theory Book $20 from Club, (or $25 if purchased privately from WIA)
Please Note that some fees are beyond the Clubs control and so Amateur Radio Assessment Costs are now set by Australian Maritime College in Tasmania: Click on the button above to see AMC assessment and callsign selection costs.
After successful assessment by AMC an application must be made to ACMA for a licence Licence fee $76 first year then $52 thereafter (subject to confirmation). Student numbers are strictly limited to ensure participants have the best possible experience, so register your interest early by ringing John on 0449030704, emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by e-mailing/phoning any other club official (see “Club Information” on web site). If interested in finding out more about Amateur Radio, feel free to drop into the club rooms during one of our open times to for free coffee and to check us out.