Amateur Radio Licence Examinations and Certification

Amateur Radio Licence Examinations and Certification


The National Communications Authority (NCA) in accordance with the provisions of Regulation 47b of the Electronic Communications Regulations, 2011, L.I.1991 has developed a Beginner’s Amateur Syllabus. In addition, the Authority is now offering Amateur Licence Examinations for persons wanting to obtain an Amateur Certificate of Proficiency

This examination is a requirement for persons seeking the Amateur Class C Licence. The Beginner’s Amateur Licence is considered to be the entry level for Amateur radio in Ghana. The syllabus and related examination for the Beginner’s Amateur Licence correspondingly reflects the minimum level of knowledge, skills and experience required to safely assemble and operate a Beginner’s Amateur station without causing interference to other users and services.

The NCA is the examining body for the Amateur Licence Examinations. The minimum age limits for this Certificate of Proficiency is 14 years.

Please download the application forms and the syllabus below: