If you are interested in becoming a Radio Amateur then the Cornwall Radio Amateur Club can help you become one. Below are the three stages required by the RSGB. We encourage everyone to progress to the full licence however there is no requirement and you can stop at any stage and still have a call-sign which will start with M6 for Foundation, 2E0 for Intermediate, and M0 for Full licence. For more information please feel free to email anyone of the two instructors below.

Rick Hall (G4PGD)

Rick Hall G4PGD:  07817 257299 (Course Tutor)


Mike Bray (M0MBZ)

Mike Bray M0MBZ : 07940 420725 (Course Tutor)


Course Secretary is:

Ken Tarry G0FIC:  01209 821073

Advanced Radio License Course 2018

Advanced Radio License Course 2018 the next 3 months.

Starting on Sunday 2nd September. Venue Tesco Extra Pool 
 10am until 4pm
Each Sunday for 12 weeks Dates:
2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, September
7th , 14th, 21st,28th. October
4th, 11th, 18th, November     Exam date to be arranged.
Parking in carpark but you must sign in required as over 3 hours you will be charged or clamped .
You will need to purchase the Advance book for the Full License Exam.
A scientific calculator. Tuition will be based on the Texas Instruments TI-30Xa but you can use whatever you want provided that you learn to drive it. 
No costs for tuition, but RSGB exam fee  £37.50. will of course apply plus share the cost  of  the hire Mills Hall (our Registered Exam Centre) for the exam sitting only.
Finally, thanks to Tesco for making this venue available. Every little helps. 


There are currently three levels of license:

  1. Foundation; includes practical elements and a 26 question multiple choice exam paper (pass mark 19).
  2. Intermediate: includes practical elements and a 45 question multiple choice exam paper (pass mark 27).
  3. Full: A single theoretical knowledge based exam, no practical assessment. 62 question multiple choice exam paper (pass mark 37).

Each licence must be gained in order of progression, the first two levels have practical elements, which are assessed on site by the training team. The ‘Full’ licence is based on a candidate’s theoretical knowledge of the relevant subject matter.

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Number of passes for each Licence 2017/2018

Foundation Pass 13 as from 8th April 2018

Intermediate Pass 13

Full Pass  1