Category Archives: Training

Amateur Extra Training Class

Fresno Area Mentors and Elmers (FAME)

Amateur Extra Training Class

The Fresno Area Mentors and Elmers group will be conducting a FREE PowerPoint based training course to prepare you for the Amateur Radio Extra license exam.

Classes will be held July 22 – August 9, 2014 as follows:

  • July 22 – 6:30-9:00PM – Commission Rules / Operating Procedures
  • July 29 – 6:30-9:00PM – Radio Wave Propagation / Amateur Practices
  • July 31 – 6:30-9:00PM – Electrical Principles / Circuit Components
  • Aug 5 – 6:30-9:00PM – Practical Circuits / Signals & Emissions
  • Aug 7 – 6:30-9:00PM – Antennas & Transmission Lines / Safety
  • Aug 8 – 6:30-9:00PM – Optional Review Session
  • Aug 9 – 9:30AM – Exam Session

All Classes and Testing will be held at the Salvation Army Citadel, 1854 Fulton Ave, Fresno, CA (West side of Fulton – one block South of Divisadero)

Instruction is based upon the contents of either – ARRL – Extra Class License Manual – #5170 – $29.95
or the Gordon West / W5YI – Extra Class Study Manual – #GWEM-12 – $24.95
Copies can be ordered at or

To reserve your space in the class contact Rob Mavis – or sign up here:

If you have questions contact Lew Roberts –

Meeting: CARP – October 1st, 2010 @ 7:00pm

Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers
Membership Meeting

Come joins us for our Friday October 2nd,  2010 membership meeting. This months meeting will be our annual SKYWARN/Severe weather spotter training night. The National Weather Service from Hanford will be presenting thier Sever Weather Spotter training program. The program has been updated over the last few years so it should have some new information for those who have attended this in the past.

The meeting is open to all amateurs and the general public.

Friday October 1st, 2010 at 7:00 pm

Clovis Senior Center – Classroom
850 Fourth Street
Clovis, CA