Foundation amateur radio course – Western Vic Bump In

15 Sep 2017, 20:00 – 23:00

Cooinda Burrong Scout Camp


Amateur Radio

You are invited to attend a Radio Active weekend in Western Victoria.

BEWARE… This activity may contain STEM

You can dip your toe into the wonderful world of Amateur Radio. Foundation License training is the ideal place to start.

CQ – Teenaged Scouts, Venturers, Rovers and Leaders.

Girl Guides Australia members are also welcomed.

What: Theory and Practical Training
– Optional Assessment opens the pathway to
Amateur Operators Certificate of Proficiency (Foundation).

When: 15 – 17 September (Move in Friday evening).

Where: Cooinda Burrong Scout Camp.

This course is a residential weekend for Scouts Australia & Girl Guides Australia Members.  The weekend training course includes Saturday & Sunday meals, Bunk House Accommodation, full colour training manual and optional assessment.

You may opt-in and complete the WIA Assessments, select your own callsign and take up your first Amateur Radio License[1].
Applications Close 24 August.

What are the costs? – Training Course cost $140 Under 18 or ($175 over 18) for scout / guide members
(plus optional license fees).

Scouts, Venturers, Rovers and Leaders will be entitled to wear the
Amateur Radio Badge.  The course may contribute to other awards on the successful completion of the course.

More information call Philip – 03 94383013
or see

[1] Subject to successful competency based assessment.

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