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RSGB consulting on "Direct to Full" exam

posted 17 Feb 2021, 04:57 by Mike Brown
The RSGB Examination Standards Committee have launched a consultation on a proposed exam that would allow candidates to get a Full licence without having to progress through Foundation and Intermediate licence levels. Although the current process has been successful in introducing a lot of new amateurs, those with a STEM background have found it a frustrating process. Originally, success in the 'Radio Amateurs Exam' (RAE) brought Full licence privileges (including HF operation if you passed the 12wpm Morse test).