Club Meetings are on the 1st Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m
Eastern Idaho Technical College (website)
Room 134 of the John O. Sessions Mechanical Building (map)
1600 South Hitt Road, Idaho Falls, Idaho (map)
Nominations for 2015 ERARC Club Officers are now being accepted. All ERARC club members are eligible to nominate another member or themselves. We ask that before you nominate someone, verify with them that they are interested in the position. Only those who have accepted the nomination will be listed on the ballot. If you are unsure how to contact the member, note on the form and we will check with them Voting will be conducted at the November meeting. More info will be posted here to submit absentee nominations or absentee voting.
Technician License Classes
The Ammon Group will be offering Saturday morning Technician License training beginning October 25th. Classes are from 8:00 A.M. till Noon (4 hours) The last session (November 15th) will be an FCC testing session. Classes are open to anyone. Remember that there is no longer a Morse code requirement for any amateur radio license.
Attendance is encouraged, but not required. Attendance at all 4 sessions is encouraged and will be beneficial, but is not required. The only thing required is to pass the test. Please encourage those that are interested to attend as many of the sessions as they can, but let them know that they aren't required to attend any classes to obtain their license. They only need to pass the written exam on November 8th.
Registration is Required to Obtain a Manual
Please contact the Steve Taylor BEFORE October 18th 2014 if you need to purchase a manual. The cost will be $23 each unless the price goes up. Late orders will be $30 plus shipping & Handling payable on receipt. Note: NEW Manual July 1, 2014!
Steve Taylor (KC7IHV)
To register, send an email to Steve Taylor with the following information:
Phone number(s) ________________________________
E-mail address ________________________________
Do you need a book (Yes - No)? _______
The manual used will be the New ARRL Ham Radio License Manual Level 1 Technician,
Question Pool Beginning July 1, 2014.
You may attend only the testing session if you would like, however you must notify Steve well in advance of anyone planning to test. The FCC Examining Team will need to know how many will be testing or materials will not be available for testing.
If you would like to upgrade to General or Extra Class, you must notify Steve in advance so that the testing team will have a test ready for you.
Register: On or before October 18th, 2014 for Manual
Class 1: October 25th - 8:00 A.M. till Noon
Class 2: November 1st - 8:00 A.M. till Noon
Class 3: November 8th - 8:00 A.M. till Noon
Test Session: November 15th - 8:00 A.M. till Noon
Location: EITC 1600 South, 2500 East in Idaho Falls. Creek Building, Room 558
The Creek Building is located on the North East end of Campus
CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) Training
Bonneville County will begin trainig October 15th @ 6:30 pm
Location: Ammon Public Works 3451 S Ard Dr in Ammon
Madison County will begin training October 1st @ 6:30pm
For more information on the training, send an email to: CERT@EasternIdahoCERT.org
To learn more about Community Emergency Response Teams, go to: