Ham Radio Mentor Sessions!
The ECARC will be holding Mentor Sessions on the 2nd Saturday of every month at 1:00 p.m. in the Clubhouse located at 315 West Jackson Street in Mountain Home. The next session is scheduled for February 13th and will cover Intro to Micro Controllers second session. The classes are free, check back later for the handout that will be used during the class. Some of the material that was covered in past sessions can be found be clicking on the following links. July, October, December, January 2021. Big thank you to David (WA7UFM) for teaching the classes!
Annual Club Dues are being collected, if you haven’t renewed your membership or are a new member, you can stop by the Clubhouse to fill out a new application and pay, or you Click Here to download the application. Just fill it out and mail your payment to the “Elmore Amateur Radio Club” and send it to this address:
315 West Jackson Street, Mountain Home Idaho, 83647
The next license testing session will be held on Saturday, January 30th at 10:00 a.m. Test sessions are held at the Elmore County Amateur Radio Clubhouse located on 315 W. Jackson Street in Mountain Home. Tests are $15.00 and you will need to bring your Drivers License/Photo ID. In addition you will need to get an FCC Registration Number (FRN) through the FCC. Click Here for the link to get your FRN.
The Elmore County Amateur Radio Club is in the process of starting to teach License Classes again. If you are interested in ham radio and want to start learning about how to obtain your Technician License; or are already a ham and want to upgrade to General or Extra Class please Click Here to indicate your interest. Please fill out the applicable information and leave your phone number and what class you are interested in so we can schedule accordingly. All classes are free of charge and are usually taught weekly to cover all of the material. You will receive and email when your applicable class will be available. All are welcome!