Eureka Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) officials will host a free Ham Radio Class, starting next month. Class dates are June 11, 18 and 25 and July 2 and 9. Classes will all be at Eureka Fire District Training Center, 18765 Old Highway 66. Registrations should be submitted by Thursday.
While the instructions are free, a book will required for the class; the cost of the book is $25 each.
Classes will teach about ham radios and prepare participants to pass the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) test to become a ham radio operator. A test will be given at the end of the sessions. Participants do not need to be a member of CERT to attend this class.
To register for the classes, visit the Eureka Fire Protection District web page by clicking here, go to the Community Services menu, and go to the CERT pages listed below. The link to register is there.
Check, cash or money order for $25 for the book should be dropped off or mailed to Eureka Fire Protection District by this Thursday, May 31. The address is 4849 Highway 109, Eureka, MO 63025. Make checks payable to Eureka Fire District and send them to the attention of Deputy Chief Randy Gabel.