RAE

 

RAE  June to October 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

 

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

Bazooka HF antenna                    R380.00  Payable to WRARC (optional)