For an application form please follow the link below.  For further information contact me here via contact page or email [email protected]  as I am the Lead Instructor /RSGB Assessor for Foundation,Intermediate, Advanced Licences.

 

AVAILABLE COURSES

FOUNDATION COURSE / EXAM        


THE FOUNDATION COURSE IS RUN BY ALEX MI0MVP LEAD INSTRUCTOR / RSGB ASSESOR AND VOLUNTEERS FROM THE CLUB. , WHICH IS DONE OVER A PERIOD OF A WEEK-END.INCLUDING THE EXAM 


ALL WE ASK IS THAT YOU REGISTER BEFOREHAND VIA THE APPLICATION FORM ABOVE AND STUDY THE BOOK BEFORE THE COURSE BEGINS.  MOST OF THE TRAINING IS PRACTICAL WITH A SMALL AMOUNT OF ELECTRONICS THEORY AND OPERATING, USING THE CLUBS RADIO EQUIPMENT.


DON'T BE PUT OF BY THE THOUGHT OF AN EXAM.  THE FOUNDATION IS VERY STRAIGHTFORWARD, WITH 26 MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS, WHICH YOU HAVE 45 MINUTES TO COMPLETE.  YOUR EXAM PAPER WILL BE MARKED IMMEDIATELY AFTERWARDS BY THE INVIGILATOR, SO YOU CAN HAVE YOUR RESULT THAT DAY. THE PASS RESULT CERTIFICATE  WILL BE SENT TO YOU VIA THE RSGB IN 6 WORKING DAYS 


CLICK HERE TO SEE A SAMPLE EXAM PAPER PROVIDED BY THE RSGB



INTERMEDIATE COURSE / EXAM

THE INTERMEDIATE LICENCE COMES WITH MORE RESPONSIBILITIES AS WELL AS PRIVILEGES, WITH THE MAIN ONE BEING THAT YOUR POWER OUTPUT WILL INCREASE TO 50 WATTS.
 

NOW THAT YOU HAVE GAINED YOUR FIRST LICENCE AND SOME EXPERIENCE OPERATING, YOU MAY WANT TO GO FURTHER, AND ALTHOUGH NOT COMPULSORY, THE INTERMEDIATE IS OPEN TO ANY FOUNDATION LICENCE HOLDER.  THE COURSE IS RUN BY ALEX MI0MVP, LEAD INSTRUCTOR/ RSGB ASSESSOR


THE INTERMEDIATE SKILLS TO BE LEARNED.  GO FROM SOLDERING, BUILDING ON YOUR OPERATING EXPERIENCE AND BUILDING A PROJECT, WHICH ARE ALL DONE IN A STIMULATING FUN COURSE.


THERE ARE TWO TYPES OF ASSESSMENT.  THE PRACTICAL TASKS THAT YOU WILL COMPLETE AND THE MULTIPLE CHOICE EXAM WITH 45 QUESTIONS, WHICH MUST BE COMPLETED WITHIN 1 HOUR 15 MINUTES.  AGAIN YOUR EXAM WILL BE MARKED IMMEDIATELY BY THE INVIGILATORS WITH A PASS CERTIFICATE SENT OUT BY THE RSGB WITHIN 6 WORKING DAYS.


CLICK HERE TO SEE A SAMPLE EXAM PAPER PROVIDED BY THE RSGB


ADVANCED EXAM.

THIS EXAM WILL GAIN YOU A NUMBER OF PRIVILEGES, SUCH AS 400 WATTS OF POWER AND THE ABILITY TO TRANSMIT IN ANY LOCATION WORLDWIDE.  


IF YOU FEEL YOU ARE READY TO DO THE ADVANCE, THEN IT IS UP TO YOU TO COMPLETE HOME STUDY TO ACHIEVE IT, AS THIS IS COMPLETELY THEORY BASED SO THERE IS NO FORMAL COURSE BASED TRAINING FOR IT.


THE EXAM HAS 62 MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS WHICH MUST BE COMPLETED WITHIN 2 HOURS.


THIS EXAM IS DIFFERENT IN THAT THE TIME AND DATE ARE SET BY THE RSGB, AND THE EXAM PAPERS ARE IMMEDIATELY POSTED TO THEM TO BE MARKED, WITH YOUR RESULT BEING POSTED OUT WITHIN 6 WORKING DAYS.  


CLICK HERE TO SEE A SAMPLE EXAM PAPER PROVIDED BY THE RSGB