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We are an amateur radio license preparation and education service dedicated to helping you develop the knowledge and skills you need to get on the air quickly, with competence and confidence.  With our integrated learning system you will ace your ham radio license exam, and you will Really Get It! You will really understand ham radio!  Read More

Get Your Ham Radio License!
Posted July 30th, 2014 by in Feature Article

You want to get your ham radio license, huh? Good! I know it can seem chaotic and confusing at first. There is a ton of jargon to cut through. A room … Read More

(T2C03) Standard Phonetic Alphabet
Posted December 1st, 2016 by in Featured Classics

This is a Classic Feature from HamRadioSchool.com, one of our most popular and highly searched for articles from the past.  First published in November 2014, learn why the use of … Read More

Get the Right Signal Tone
Posted August 25th, 2016 by in Ham Radio 101

Radio amateurs use tone signaling for many different uses on the amateur radio bands. Tone signaling works especially well on FM because the received audio is spot-on in terms of … Read More

(E8D03) Spread Spectrum
Posted November 30th, 2016 by in Question of the Week

E8D03: How does the spread spectrum technique of frequency hopping work?

A. If interference is detected by the receiver it will signal the transmitter to change frequencies
B. If interference is … Read More

Five Common Mistakes New Hams Make
Posted December 5th, 2016 by in Shack Talk

In this Shack Talk article, we’ll take a look at some common mistakes new radio amateurs sometimes make. This short list comes from working with a gaggle of new hams … Read More