Thank you for your interest in becoming an Amateur Radio Operator using our online Hamstudy Basic or Advanced Radio Course:
The Basic course is available in print for students who prefer to study from a book. The third edition of HAMSTUDY BASIC 2017/2018 is available for an extra cost from Amazon . Good luck with your studies.
Please note this is a self study course with no instructor. Details on examiners are provided on the course site under “more info”.
How to obtain a Hamstudy subscription:
1. Choose your subscription length: 30 or 90 days.
2. Use the PayPal buttons in the registration form to make an online payment to Radio Amateurs of Canada (RAC) or mail your cheque or money order plus applicable HST/GST. Please include information about the subscription and the email address where the logon information should be sent. We recommend you also send a separate e-mail to indicating that you wish to subscribe.
Radio Amateurs of/du Canada
720 Belfast Road
Ottawa, ON K1G 0Z5
4. Logon information is usually sent to your e-mail address within 48 hours. If not received, please send an e-mail to or leave a phone message with your phone number at 613-244-4367 or 877-273-8304. Phone messages will be monitored from 10 am to 4 pm ET, Monday through Friday (except statutory holidays).
5. Subscription information will be kept confidential and will only be used for the purpose of providing Hamstudy subscriptions.
6. Subscriptions start on the day we email your login information. Subscriptions end 30 or 90 days after the subscription start date.