Course Objective:

To provide students with the skill and knowledge needed to become FCC licensed in any or all of these Elements: 1 , 3 & 8.      On-site exams are given in the classroom upon course completion, and are provided by Elkins Institute.


FCC-100 General Radiotelephone Operator (Elements 1 & 3)

16/0/1.0
A study of the basic essentials covering Code of Federal Rules and Regulations, basic electricity, direct/alternating current, transformers, motors & generators, semiconductors, power supplies, digital circuitry-measurements, AM, FM, receivers, transmitters, emission/frequency ranges, antennas, effective radiated power, UHF, avionics, and more.


FCC-105 General Radiotelephone Operator with Radar Endorsement (Elements 1, 3 & 8)

24/0/1.0
A study of the basic essentials involving maritime rules and regulations, including basic radio definitions, operational procedures, priority of communications, antenna requirements, station logs, inspections, and other basic items. Element 3 consists of electronics, radio and antenna fundamentals, which includes radio practices, electrical principles, circuit components, practical circuits, signals and emissions, antennas and feed lines, and radio wave propagation. Element 8 covers FCC Rules and Regulations pertaining to radar stations, introduction to radar, radar equations, radar ranges and their corresponding time intervals, radar transmitters and receivers, automatic frequency control (AFC), mixer stages, IF amplifier stages, discriminators, magnetrons, klystrons, traveling wave tubes (TWT), waveguides, radar antennas, duplexers and calculators, the echo box, the plan position indicator (PPI), pulsed radar, navigational radar systems, the Doppler effect and the CW radar system, radar interference, and radar unit operation and maintenance.

For the most current schedule and cost please refer to the NCI Catalog

ACADEMIC COURSE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
2018 – 2019 SCHEDULE
TERM DATES (Sat / Sun) REGISTRATION
DEADLINE
FCC.17.01 January 21 – 22, 2017 January 13, 2017
FCC.17.04 April 15 – 16, 2017 April 07, 2017
FCC.17.07 July 15 – 16, 2017 July 07, 2017
FCC.17.10 October 28 – 29, 2017 October 20, 2017
FCC.18.01 January 27 – 28, 2018 January 19, 2018
FCC.18.04 April 28 – 29, 2018 April 20, 2018
FCC.18.07 July 28 – 29, 2018 July 20, 2018
FCC.18.10 October 27 – 28, 2018 October 19, 2018
FCC.19.01 January 26 – 27, 2019 January 18, 2019
FCC.19.04 April 27 – 28, 2019 April 19, 2019
FCC.19.07 July 27 – 28, 2019 July 19, 2019
FCC.19.10 October 26 – 27, 2019 October 18, 2019
ADD / DROP PERIOD ENDS: The first day of class
Withdrawal fee will apply

*Two Day / 12 Hour Per Day Schedule

SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

 

 

 

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