New BVRC General Class Announcement

BVRC Webmaster and Trustee Glenn Kilpatrick, WB5L has announced that a new General license class has been scheduled! Glenn will be the instructor for the class. Following along the footsteps of Tom Northfell, W5XNA’s very successful Technician Class, Glenn will also be using the Gordon West, WB6NOA books.


Saturday, July 13 and Sunday, July 14, 2024,
Saturday July 20th and Sunday July 21st, 2014
( 4 days total )


9:00 am – 3:30 pm each day with the General test session at 3:30pm Sunday July 21st.


Arkansas Law Enforcement Training Academy (ALETA)
3424 S. Downum Road
Springdale, AR 72762

Your Ticket to Worldwide Communication!

Move up to the worldwide ham bands! General Class contains everything you need to upgrade to the high-frequency amateur radio license. The General class license is your ticket to worldwide voice communications, as well as other forms of ham radio emissions, including data, FT8, CW, and slow-scan TV. With a General class license you can talk around the world.

ARRL  The National Association for Amateur Radio® has become the new publisher of the Amateur Radio License Preparation books and related resources authored by Gordon West, WB6NOA. ARRL Education and Learning Manager Steve Goodgame, K5ATA, has also announced that Gordon West, WB6NOA has been named ARRL National Instructor.

For more information, and also to register for this class, click HERE.

Author: wb5l

Glenn Kilpatrick - WB5L is a retired computer Systems Engineer and freelance website designer. Glenn is also a past President of BVRC, Repeater Trustee for the club call - N5BVA, and the club webmaster