City of Cerritos logo

Skip to Content | Footer | Accessibility

E-News signup for e-mail/text updates


Technician Level ham radio class offered

February 26, 2016

Have you always wanted to become a ham radio operator? Are you interested in learning disaster communications? A two-day Amateur Radio Technical Level class will be offered at the Cerritos Sheriff's Station from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 19 and Sunday, March 20.

The course prepares students for the technician level exam. It includes theories, demonstrations, hands-on activities, videos and lecture.

There is a $75 course fee. An additional $14 test fee applies to each FCC exam. The test will be administered on Sunday during class time. Test results will be available immediately.

Class size is limited to 25 people. In order to receive course materials in advance, pre-registration is mandatory. To successfully complete the class, home study (including pre-class homework) is required.

For more information, visit, contact or call (562) 708-3893. To register for the class, call the Community Safety Division at (562) 916-1266.

Back to Article Top