In accordance with Executive Order #20-43, issued by Gov Eric Holcomb of the State of Indiana,
wearing a face mask that covers both the nose and mouth will be required at
all indoor WVARA activities and at all outdoor WVARA activities where social distancing is not feasible.
This requirement will remain in effect until further notice.
The WVARA will be holding a Technician license class
beginning on Tuesday evening, September 8, 2020.
This class prepares individuals who do not currently hold an amateur radio license
to pass the examination for the Technician class license.
Classes will be held at:
YMCA of the Wabash Valley
951 Dresser Drive
Terre Haute, IN (Fairbanks Park)
Class sessions will begin at 6:30 PM and will end no later than 9:30 PM.
The course fee is $30 and includes the textbook.
If you already have the textbook, the course fee is $5.
The textbook used is:
ARRL Ham Radio License Manual,
4th Edition (Previous editions are obsolete and should not be used.)
If ordered from the ARRL, the price of the
textbook is $32.95 + $2.31 sales tax + $10.50 shipping =
The course fee may be paid using PayPal when you register, or
you may pay by cash or check at the first class session.
Pre-registration is not required, but is strongly encouraged.
If you register at least one week before the start of the
class & pay the class fee when you register, then your book
will be delivered at the first class session.
Otherwise, the book will be available at the second class
Click on the button below to register for the
Technician License Class.
View or download the class schedule or each chapter's slide presentation by clicking one the buttons below.
September 8, 2020
September 15, 2020
Chapter 1 & Chapter 2
September 22, 2020
September 29, 2020
October 6, 2020
October 13, 2020
October 20 2020
October 27, 2020
Chapter 8 & Chapter 9
November 3, 2020
VE Exmination Session
Clicking on the button below will take you to a page on the ARRL website which provides the following additional resources:
A link to download the Study Guide, which consists of the question pool with
the questions sorted in the order in which they are covered in the book.
A link to take on-line practice exams.
A link to download the current list of updates & corrections to the book.
Links to additional study materials for each chapter.