(Must Attend Both Days)


8AM – 5PM Both Days

Testing will follow 2nd class


Hillsborough County PSOC
9450 E Columbus Ave
Tampa, FL 33619


Seating will be limited for these classes


Hillsborough County ARES/RACES is proud to sponsor the Introductory Amateur Radio “Technician Class” License Course in a traditional classroom setting.  Please invite your friends to come join the several hundred people who have taken these courses and earned or upgraded an Amateur Radio license during the last few years.


  • Test Prep Class – Spend two days with our experienced volunteer trainers
  • Class Materials – All materials are included
  • Cost of Test – Included
  • Cost – $45.00 per person (Due at the beginning of the first class)

Please bring a government-issued picture ID card with you to class.

Please also bring your FCC Issued FRN number to the second class.  Get it here!


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