New Ham?

Are you new to the Amateur Radio hobby or interested in getting involved? We welcome any new folks who would like to attend a club meeting or event and ask any questions.


Q – How do I get my ham radio license?

A – Take a course with us, see details here and signup: In Person Courses or Visit the Government of Canada website to learn all abut how to get your license, where to find qualified examiners and how to study for your test!


Q – Where can i find study questions for the exam?

A – Visit the Government of Canada website to find the practise questions and the full list of questions that could be on your test..


Q – What is the test, does it require morse code knowledge?

A – The test is 100 random questions from the bank on the website. There is no current requirement for morse code knowledge


Callsign prefixes:

In Prince Edward Island, our prefix is VY2 however there are some prior callsigns before VY2 was available that start with VE1.

Prefix Province/Territory
VE1 VA1 Nova Scotia
VE2 VA2 Quebec
VE3 VA3 Ontario
VE4 VA4 Manitoba
VE5 VA5 Saskatchewan
VE6 VA6 Alberta
VE7 VA7 British Columbia
VE8 Northwest Territories
VE9 New Brunswick
VE0* International Waters
VO1 Newfoundland
VO2 Labrador
VY1 Yukon Territory
VY2 Prince Edward Island
VY0 Nunavut Territory

Last Updated on April 6, 2023 by admin