Get your licence

Epression of interest to attend a Foundation Licence training series are now being taken. If sufficient interest exists then we will look to conduct these sessions sometime from October through to December 2020. In these sessions we will cover the theory and practical knowledge required as dictated in the Foundation Syllabus.

It is recommended that students have a copy of The Foundation Manual “Your Entry into Amateur Radio”, available from our club or direct from the WIA (Wireless Institute of Australia).

Please register your interest by contacting Tim Hann via email at in the first instance.

Here is some information on getting your licence, costs are correct at the time of publishing.

Our examiners are: Tim Hann VK5AV (0417 826 720), John Drew VK5DJ (0400043916), Trevor Niven VK5NC (0427671086)

What will it cost?
Foundation Licence Manual$25.00
Training FeeNo Charge
Successful applicants are invited to join SERG for at least one year following a successful examination$35 for non WIA members and $30 for WIA members
Practical AssessmentIncluded if conducted on same day as written exam
Practical Assessment (Stand Alone Fee)$90.00
Callsign Recommendation - Level 1 (Next Available)$25.00
Callsign Recommendation - Level 2
(1st/2nd preference 2 letter callsign VK 1/5/6/7/8 or 3/4 letter callsign in any State/Territory)
Callsign Recommendation - Level 3
(1st/2nd preference 2 letter callsign VK 2/3/4)
Recognition of Prior Learning$99.00
Reissue of Certificates$55.00


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