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Become an Amateur Radio Operator:

Contact the Learning Facilitator..
The learing facilitator can guide you as to what you need to know
and organise any training and examinations
.. We have a training
package to help you on your way


Assessment requirements, details and costs..
Find out what it costs before you start..

Classes of amateur licences..
Foundation licence
This is an entry level licence that allows operation on the following
bands with 10w PEP
3.500 MHz–3.700 MHz
7.000 MHz–7.300 MHz
21.000 MHz–21.450 MHz
 200HA1A   (CW)
8K00A3E    (AM)
4K00J3E     (SSB)
28.000 MHz–29.700 MHz
144.000 MHz–148.000 MHz
430.000 MHz–450.000 MHz
200HA1A    (CW)
8K00A3E    (AM)
4K00J3E     (SSB)
16K0F3E     (FM)
16K0G3E    (PM)


Standard licence
This class of licence allows operation on the following bands with
100w PEP and 30w AM & FM and more modes of operation
3.500 MHz–3.700 MHz
7.000 MHz–7.300 MHz
14.000 MHz–14.350 MHz
21.000 MHz–21.450 MHz
Any emission mode with a necessary bandwidth not exceeding 8 kHz
28.000 MHz–29.700 MHz
52.000 MHz–54.000 MHz
144.000 MHz–148.000 MHz
430.000 MHz–450.000 MHz
1 240.000 MHz–1 300.000 MHz
2 400.000 MHz–2 450.000 MHz
5.650 GHz–5.850 GHz
Any emission mode with a necessary bandwidth not exceeding 16 kHz


Advanced licence
This class of licence allows operation on the following bands with
400w PEP and 120w AM & FM and even more modes of operation
135.7 kHz–137.8 kHz 
472 kHz–479 kHz 

Any emission mode with a necessary bandwidth no greater
than 2.1 kHz
1.800 MHz–1.875 MHz
3.500 MHz–3.700 MHz
3.776 MHz–3.800 MHz
7.000 MHz–7.300 MHz
10.100 MHz–10.150 MHz
14.000 MHz–14.350 MHz
18.068 MHz–18.168 MHz
21.000 MHz–21.450 MHz
24.890 MHz–24.990 MHz
Any emission mode with a necessary bandwidth not exceeding 8 kHz
28.000 MHz–29.700 MHz Any emission mode with a necessary bandwidth not exceeding 16 kHz
50.000 MHz–54.000 MHz
144.000 MHz–148.000 MHz
Any emission mode with a necessary bandwidth not exceeding 100 kHz
420.000 MHz–450.000 MHz
1240.000 MHz–1300.000 MHz
2300.000 MHz–2302.000 MHz
2400.000 MHz–2450.000 MHz
3.300 GHz–3.425 GHz
3.425 GHz–3.4425 GHz
3.4425 GHz–3.475 GHz
3.475 GHz–3.4925 GHz
3.4925 GHz–3.5425 GHz
3.5425 GHz–3.575 GHz
3.575 GHz–3.600 GHz
5.650 GHz–5.850 GHz
10.000 GHz–10.500 GHz
24.000 GHz–24.250 GHz
47.000 GHz–47.200 GHz
76.000 GHz–81.000 GHz
122.250 GHz–123.000 GHz
134.000 GHz–141.000 GHz
241.000 GHz–250.000 GHz
Any emission mode

There are some restrictions in certain bands not shown - consult

the ACMA's LCD and amemdments for more details


ACMA - Amateur licence information


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