First: General requirements for Class 1 and Class 2 radio amateurs: 
  1. Regulations and operating matters: 
    1. Amateur Radio Service Regulations in the Kingdom 
    2. Frequency bands identified for radio amateurs in the Kingdom. 
    3. Items related to amateur radio service in International Radio Regulations. 
    4. Regulations on safety dealing with electric systems. 
    5. Dealing with amateur radio communications. 
    6. Spelling table mentioned in appendix (24) of the International Radio Regulations. 
    7. The Q Code wherever possible for the amateur radio service. 
    8. Knowledge of call signal of amateur radio service in different countries. 
    9. Station register and information registration tickets exchanged among amateurs (QSL). 
  2. Technical matters: 
    1. Fundamentals of electricity technologies. 
    2. Fundamentals of wireless transmission technologies. 
    3. Operation of amateur radio receiver. 
    4. Operation of amateur radio transmitter 
    5. Measurement of frequencies.
​Second: Additional requirements for Class (1) amateurs 

  1. Technical matters: 
  • Radio antennae and their adjustment.
  • Stability of transmission frequency and level of the transmitter tone or tune quality. 
  • Relation between width and type of transmission band. 
  • Marginal transmission of transmitters and how to mitigate it. 
  • Blocking the effect of amateur radio station on other radio equipment as well as the electricity network. 
  • Current electric input power and output power of different transmission categories. 
  • Very high frequency (VHF) and ultra-high frequency (UHF) technologies. 
  • Basic knowledge of radio waves propagation. 
  • Basic knowledge of Morse code

Third: Score
The percentage to pass the exam is 65% of the total score.​

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