TECTeam Required Courses

Ham Radio Courses

See N7CFO's list of Western Washington Amateur Radio Classes and Examination Sessions for non-TECTeam courses.


October 3, 17 and 24, 2015:  Extra Class Licensing Course

The Kent Communications Support Team (KCST) and Federal Way Amateur Radio Club (FWARC) are hosting an Extra Class License Upgrade Course for those already holding a General Class License.  This is a 24 hour course spanning 3 Saturdays with the test at the end of the 3rd Saturday.

  • Dates:
    • October 3 from 8am to 5pm
    • October 17 from 8am to 5pm
    • October 24 from 8am to 5pm
  • Cost:  The instruction is FREE, however the FCC charges a $15 examination fee which we must collect
  • Location:  Kent Fire Station 73, 26512 Military Road South, Kent WA, 98032
    • From I-5:  Take Exit 147, to South 272nd Street eastbound. Go east one block to the light at Military Road S and turn left.  The Fire Station is on the right just past the park.
  • Download course materials using hyperlinks below
  • The class has a high pass rate and will answer all the questions in the Extra Question Pool
  • Multiple instructors will bring their experiences and show and tell items to demonstrate
  • This is the easiest way to upgrade to Extra
  • To register for this class, send email to KL7WM@aol.com

This course and fee includes a book, training and testing session at the conclusion of the course.
For more information or questions, please email Training@TukwilaRadioClub.org


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Misc Training Videos

Technician Class Training Materials:
Download All Modules in One Zip File (38MB)
T1 - FCC Rules
T2 - Operating Procedures
T3 - Radio Waves
T4 - Radio Practice
T5 - Electrical Plus
T6 - Electrical Components
T7 - Station Equipment
T8 - Modes
T9 - Antennas & Feedlines
T10 - Electrical Safety
Technician and General Handout
Technician_Slide Count

General Class Training Materials:
Download All Modules in One Zip File (33MB)
G1 - FCC Rules
G2 - Operating Procedures
G3 - Radio Wave Propagation
G4 - Radio Practices
G5 - Electrical Principles
G6 - Circuit Components
G7 - Practical Circuits
G8 - Signals & Emissions
G9 - Antennas & Feedlines
G10 - Electrical & RF Safety
Technician and General Handout
General Slide Count

Extra Class Training Materials:
Download All Modules in One Zip File (15MB)
E1 - Commission Rules
E2 - Operating Procedures
E3 - Radio Wave Propagation
E4 - Amateur Practices
E5 - Electrical Principles
E6 - Circuit Components
E7 - Practical Circuits
E8 - Signals And Emissions
E9 - Antennas and Transmission Lines
E10 - Safety
Extra Slide Count