The RSGB foundation course is the first step in your journey towards gaining your amateur radio licence.

This course is recognised by the UK licence regulator OFCOM and enables you to gain a unique identifier fondly referred to as a callsign.

The course comprises of 10 weekly lessons (followed with an examination) in an informal based environment with experienced amateurs and will cover the following topics:

Licensing Conditions
Technical Basics
Transmitters and Receivers
Feeder and Antenna
Propagation
EMC
Operating Procedures
Safety
Practical assessments

Written Exam

The written exam consists of 26 questions covered by the  course syllabus and the pass mark is 19 marks.

The course is held several times per year and the next course will commence on the 10th January 2019.

Foundation Licence Course with Book45.00 GBP
Foundation Licence course without Book40.00 GBP
Foundation Examination only27.50 GBPMust have signed practical assessment sheet
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