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Study for your FCC amateur radio license or upgrade. Learn how to use amateur radio. Connect with other hams in your state and across the nation. Protect the amateur radio spectrum.

FCC Amateur Radio License Courses

Study for your FCC amateur radio license with the nation’s leading amateur radio online courses.

Level 1

Technician License Course

Level 1: Technician License Course
Level 2

General License Course

Level 2: General License Course
Level 3

Amateur Extra License Course

Level 3: Amateur Extra License Course

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Ask questions and network with other friendly hams in our exclusive online community.​

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We invest in the best technology to give you a modern, user-friendly experience on any device.​

ARC Spectrum Defense Fund

Your membership contributes to the American Radio Club’s Spectrum Defense to protect valuable amateur radio frequencies.

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