OARC Study Suggestions for Licensing

Below are study suggestions to assist you with your learning self study or during a licensing class. 


Amateur Radio Training Aids

Study Guides

  • Study Manuals (purchase):

    • Ham Radio School General License Course 2023-2027 (Amazon.com)











How To Become A Ham ...

It Might Be Easier Than You Think!
revised Nov 2023)


OARC New Ham Quick Guide ...
Getting Started


ARRL ARES Training Plan



ARRL Learning Center - "Ask Dave"

You Tube Videos







more ... Amateur Radio Training Aids

Practice Tests (free online exam practice tests)

CW (Morse Code)


  • HamRadioExam (Apple/Andriod)


  • KE4GKP (Tech Training Video)

  • W4EEY (Tech Training Video)

  • K8RYN (HamStudy.org prompter)


VE Testing - online


Updated 04 January 2024