Getting your Technician Ham License

Getting your Technician Ham License

There are many ways people have studied to pass their license test. You should be able to use any combination of these in order to pass the test. It’s categorized by media type to help you choose your best method.

Links good through June 30, 2026

Books (including audiobooks)

It is generally recommended to get at least one of these books. The ARRL books tend to be the official ones, but the others are all good as well.


There is nothing more beneficial than seeing it in practice. These videos will help add context or clarify some of the more complicated parts of the books.

Practice Tests

Practice, practice, practice. Once you are averaging around 80% or better, you are ready to go!

Ask Questions

Sometimes you just need to “phone a friend” here are a few different places to ask questions.

Other resources

Here are other things that I have found that maybe be helpful.

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