Ham Radio Workshop – January 9, 2016

As a followup to the recent Amateur Radio Technician Class the Fresno Area Mentors and Elmers will be holding a Ham Radio Workshop geared towards new hams. If you are new to ham radio you need to attend this free workshop!

We are also looking for experienced hams to help out mentoring at and after the workshop. If you have some knowledge come on out and help instil what you know into the new hams.

Topics to be covered in PowerPoint Presentation:

  • What Radio should I purchase, Chris Johnson
  • How to use my my radio, Greg Waters

Topics to be covered in break out sessions:

  • Trouble shooting, Rob Mavis
  • Radio programming, Greg Waters
  • Digital vs. Analog radio
  • IRLP & Echolink
  • Quick project for HTs: tiger tail, Lew Roberts


Saturday, January 9, 2016 – 8:00am to 12noon


Red Monkey
3439 S. Chestnut Ave
Fresno, CA