New Ham Orientation : 10-11AM : Waterloo Room
Jeff Schmidt N5MNW will host a New Ham Orientation for new hams on all kinds of things Ham-related.
He will also hold a short exam preparation in the private dining room at 11am to help those taking their exams later on at 12:30 in the Austin Room.
- Overview of various Technical, Preparedness & Emergency Response Facets available as a Ham Radio Licensee
- FAQs & "Heavy Mysteries". i.e. "Why do certain Radio Waves have different ranges at night vs daytime?"
- Internet & Ham Radio: your New- Social Media
- Brief (15-20 min) Tech Exam Prep session, covering easy ways to remember basic things for the Tech exam.
Jeff works in the Semiconductor Industry as an Engineering Technician, benefiting from the experience gained from "Hands-On" experimentation.