The Harbor Gateway North Neighborhood Council is encouraging study for the FCC ham radio technician license. The Los Angeles Amateur Radio Club and South Bureau CERT are offering a refresher class and FCC test on Sat. March 24 from 8 am to 5 pm at Fire Station 94, 4470 Coliseum Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90016. There is a $10 fee for the class and materials. Those taking the FCC test will pay $15 for the test. Attendees must study via the recommended book listed on the flyer or via photocopies materials which the Harbor Gateway North Neighborhood Council can provide. Those passing the test and receiving their license can borrow on long term loan one of the Neighborhood Council’s Kenwood radios and be able to participate in weekly and monthly check ins. Those under 18 who pass the test will be provided a free ham radio from the Los Angeles Amateur Radio Club. For more information about this class, contact Barry Fitchew N6VOH at 213-220-5053.