Foundation Course Information

 

Venue

Dover Amateur Radio Club is situated at St Peter and Paul’s Church in Dover.

Our address is:

St Peter and Paul Church Hall,
Minnis Lane,
Dover,
CT17 0RG,

There is ample street parking available close to site.

Training Notes

  1. Whilst beneficial to candidates is not essential attend a training course for assessments or examination. That said Dover Amateur Radio Club urge all candidates to attend so that they can benefit from the experience of training team.

  2. Fees for the Foundation Licence are £45 .The appropriate book for licence is required for the exam. If you have a current copy of the required book the fee is £40.

  3. Payments must be made on or before course commencement date. The club have a Paypal account for easy online payments but please remember to send a message of Full Name/Address/DOB/Phone number with payment or email secretary@darc.online and inform us of paypal payment so we can marry payments to candidates.

The club paypal address is: club@darc.online

Course Schedule

  • Licensing Conditions – Week 1

  • Technical Basics – Week 2

  • Transmitters and Receivers – Week 3

  • Feeder and Antenna – Week 4

  • Propagation – Week 5

  • EMC – Week 6

  • Operating Procedures – Week 7

  • Safety – Week 8

  • Practical assessment – Week 9

  • Mock – Week 10

  • Written Exam – Week 11

Course Booking

If you’d like to attend the next course please complete the booking form

If there are any questions please do not hesitate to contact us at secretary@darc.online