Ham in a day



No technical knowledge or Morse code requirements are needed. This class is for anyone who would like to obtain their technician level amateur radio license. More than 1000 people have taken this class and passed! The class consists guided study sessions and hourly breaks followed by the FCC testing session.


**This class uses memory retention.

People who have concentration issues or a learning disability may not do well in this type of class.


13:00 – 18:00 Study Sessions – Tech – for those looking to get your first license!


13:00 – 18:00 Study Sessions – General ****

18:00 – 20:00 Testing Session



$40.00 (includes FCC test fee)

**** Note: We encourage you to study prior to the General Study session.   General testing is also dependent on enough VE’s being on site of Extra class license.  If for some reason we cannot hold a General class test session we will refund your test fee of 15.00

General is not offered at every session.  Please check ticket listings on eventbrite for availability.

Bring a legal photo ID such as a Drivers License or Passport

Please bring your social security # as this is required by the FCC

If no legal photo ID is available then bring 2 pieces of photo ID.

Must be at least 18 years of age!


Kent County Sheriffs Department EOC Room

701 Ball Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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