The Lafayette Science Museum, with the support of Acadiana Amateur Radio Association, is offering a six-week ham radio course.
Classes will be held every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. starting Sept 19 at the museum.
After the successful completion of a test, the student will be awarded an FCC Technicians Class license for ham radio operation.
This course is open to anyone. However, class size is limited so please sign up early. Course material will be $20 and there is a FCC fee of $15 at the time of testing.
Lafayette Science Museum is offering the course as a way to promote ham radio to the youth of South Louisiana. This course is recommended for adults and kids 10 years and older.
The museum is located at 433 Jefferson St. in Lafayette.
For more information, visit http://www.lafayettesciencemuseum.org/ham or call 337-291-5544 to sign up.