Description: Training focused on the Canadian Amateur Radio Operator Certificate with Basic Qualification examination. [ Be sure to set the language selection box in the top right corner of the page when navigating our training site ].
Objectives: Enable the candidate to successfully pass the exam dispensed by Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) [Industry Canada prior to 2015]. Certification is not a trivial endeavour. Achieving success is your responsibility alone.
Assessment: The candidate validates his competency with a Question Bank published by the Department. A mark of 80% is a substitute for Morse competency since 2005. The minimal pass mark is 70%.
Other information: Certification grants you a call sign (call letters) whose prefix in the province of Quebec is VE2 or VA2 (VE7/VA7 in British Columbia, etc.). This training is an excellent introduction to wireless technology and electronics. This certificate must not be confused with the Restricted Operator Certificate - Maritime (ROC-M) or the Restricted Operator Certificate - Aeronautical (ROC-A).
Description: This lesson covers operating procedures: e.g., calling and answering, emergency traffic and signal reports.
Professors: Francois Daigneault
Units: 24, Tests: 1
08 Apr 2020
Some accredited examiners (responsible for certification exams) have made temporary agreements with ISED Canada to conduct oral exams over videoconference. Check with your local examiner.
08 Apr 2020
Certains examinateurs accrédités (responsables des examens de certification) se sont entendus avec ISDE Canada pour temporairement mener des examens oraux par vidéoconférence. Vérifiez avec votre examinateur local.