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2016 Year-End Summary

Updates and Key Concepts of Core Classes and Procedures

Course Description and Materials


Overview: This class will cover core course materials and operating procedures that have been updated, newly released, or not previously discussed, in the previous 12 months.
Intended Audience: Any new or experienced hams or MACs that missed any of the core courses presented in 2016 timeframe.

Valid Technician class or higher Amateur Radio license

Course:  Any of the core courses listed at

Length: 3 hours
Students should bring:
  • Copy of course materials (see below)
  • Pen/pencil and pad of paper
Learning Objectives:

At the end of this course, students will be able to:

  • Understand the changes to training classes and operations procedures that occured during 2016
  • Review and reinforce understanding of key concepts
  • Learn about additional changes that are coming soon

Note: this course is NOT a substitute and does not replace the need to attend the core courses.

Topics Covered:

The course agenda includes:

  • Training program
  • Field operations
  • Radio direction finding
  • Mesh networking
  • Packet operation
  • MAC program
Scheduling Info:
Course Materials:

Classroom Presentation (02-Dec-2016):

Print out and bring the following with you to class:


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