• Looking for Help as a New or Returning Ham Radio Operator?

    Send an email to hamhelp@sbcara.org and someone will contact you to see how we can help!

    For Amateur Radio Licensing (including fully remote testing & study) email testing@sbcara.org.

Fully-Remote On-Line Ham Testing: Congrats to those that Passed!

We have been having fully-remote on-line ham testing sessions. We are planning more – if you’re interested, please check our Testing-Training page, contact our contact volunteer examiner at testing @ sbcara.org or check https://hamstudy.org/sessions/N6HKT for dates…. Congratulations to those who have passed their exam so far….   For the new licensees,…

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Winter Field Day! Jan 30-31

The San Benito County Amateur Radio Association (SBCARA) and the Garlic Valley Amateur Radio Club (GVARC) are both planning to participate in Winter Field Day. You can see details about the event at the event website at: https://www.winterfieldday.com/ If you have the ability, participation via N3NJP software (https://www.n3fjp.com/) and specific…

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SBCARA Trailer Fundraiser

The Association is in need of an enclosed cargo trailer to convert to a mobile radio communications center.  Once fully equipped, the mobile radio communications center  will be used in the field to provide essential radio communications for local events and emergencies, including  earthquake, wildfire, and flood events. Our goal…

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How to Renew or Modify Your License

Go to the FCC’s License Manager website at https://wireless2.fcc.gov/UlsEntry/licManager/login.jsp You’ll need an FRN number and password. If you already have a license, your FRN number is on your license. If you need your password reset or look up your FRN number, there are tools on this page to look that…

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