RAE

 

RAE  January to May 2017 - West Rand Amateur Radio Club

Organiser: Stephan Reynolds ZS6SJR,  zs6sjr@gmail.com
Venue: WRARC, Kroton Street South Beyond cul-de-sac, Weltevreden Park
Time: 6:00pm for 6:30 pm start.

Practical Classes: Saturdays from 09:00 – 13:00

 

24-Jan-17 Tuesday 1 Chapter 1 Introduction to Amateur Radio -Registration &  Administraion
02-Feb-17 Thursday 2 Chapters 3, 4, 5 Basic Electrical Concepts, Resistance & Ohms Law, The Resistor & Pot.
04-Feb-17 Saturday 3 Practical  Practical radio work.  Prep for HF Assessment – ALL
07-Feb-17 Tuesday 4 Chapters 6 ,7, 8 Direct Current Circuits – Power in DC Circuits – Alternating Current
14-Feb-17 Tuesday 5 Chapters 9, 10 Capacitance & the Capacitor – Inductance & the Inductor
21-Feb-17 Tuesday 6 Chapters 15, 17, 18 Semiconductors & the Diode – Bipolar Junction Transistor – Transistor Amp.
28-Feb-17 Tuesday 7 Chapters 14, 16 The Transformer – The Power Supply
04-Mar-17 Saturday 8 Practical  Practical radio work.  Prep for HF Assessment – ALL
07-Mar-17 Tuesday 9 Chapters 11, 19  Tuned Circuits – The Oscillator
11-Mar-17 Saturday 10 Practical Practical radio work.  Prep for HF Assessment – ALL
14-Mar-17 Tuesday 11 Chapters 12, 13 Decibel Notation – Filters
23-Mar-17 Thursday 12 Chapters 20, 21 Frequency Translation – Modulation Methods
28-Mar-17 Tuesday 13 Chapters 23, 24 Receiver Fundamentals – The Superheterodyne Receiver
04-Apr-17 Tuesday 14 Chapters 22, 25 The Transmitter – Transceivers & Transverters
08-Apr-17 Saturday 15 Practical  Practical radio work.  Prep for HF Assessment – ALL
11-Apr-17 Tuesday 16 Chapters 26,27 Antennas – Propagation
18-Apr-17 Tuesday 17 Chapters 29 Measurements
25-Apr-17 Tuesday 18 Chapters 2, 32 Operating Procedures, Safety Cosiderations
29-Apr-17 Saturday 19 HF Assessment ICASA requirement
02-May-17 Tuesday 20 Chapters 30, 31 Digital Systems and Digital Communication modes
09-May-17 Tuesday 21 Chapters 28 Electromagnetic Compatibility
13-May-17 Saturday 22 Mock Exam Revision -  Exam Preparation
20-May-17 Saturday 23 Exam / WRARC RAE ICASA Exam
Saturday 24 Antenna Building Day ZS6WR Club House

 

Cost: 

SARL and ICASA Fees                     R500.00 / R400.00 Payable to the SARL (R400 if under 25 years)

WRARC membership                       R80.00 Payable to WRARC

Tuition fees                                    R150.00 Payable to WRARC

VHF Ground plane antennae            R175.00  Payable to WRARC  (optional)

HF Inverted “V” for 40 meters         R225.00  Payable to WRARC (optional)

Dipole dual bander                         R225.00 Payable to WRARC (optional)