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Foundation, Intermediate and Full Licence Exams

In the UK there are three levels of Amateur Radio licence – Foundation, Intermediate and Full. The Radio Society of Harrow runs Foundation and Intermediate training courses.

The Radio Society of Harrow is an accredited examination centre with the RSGB and, from March 2018, will also be hosting the new online examinations.

People wishing to register for either a course or an exam must be already registered on the club portal. (Click to register)

If you have already registered on the portal, log in and use the ‘Enrol me on a course’ option.

When completing the application, on page 3, select ‘Training Enrollment’ to distinguish your registration from a regular membership application.

Fees :

  • Foundation level :  Course fee is £27.50 plus £27.50 RSGB fees for the exam.
  • Intermediate : Course fee is £32.50 plus £32.50 RSGB fees for the exam
  • Full Exam Only : Admin fee £5.00 plus £37.50 RSGB fees for the exam.

Training :

The club provides training for the Foundation and Intermediate Stages.

For the Full licence, the club strongly recommends students to take the Bath Based Advanced Distance Leanring Course. Further details are on the RSGB site

Course Books :

Students must obtain a copy of the RSGB book “Foundation Licence Now!” or “Intermediate Licence”, depending on the course applied for which is available on-line from the RSGB Shop. Please  for more details or to book a place.

Our courses are held at the club shack at the Lincolnsfields Centre, Bushey Hall Road, Bushey, Herts, WD23 2ES,

See our Foundation and Intermediate pages for more details of the courses.