Interview with Charles Pascal

Published 2015-08-21.
As an Amateur radio operator what were your major accomplishments?
In 1966 my father and I went on a radio expedition to Europe where we operated from the Vatican, Monaco and Madeira Island.
In 1985 I began teaching Amateur radio in Santa Monica California for the PNP School of Amateur radio.
In 1986 I began teaching Amateur radio license preparation for boaters in the Marina Del Rey.
In 1993 I became the disaster radio training coordinator for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, which I held through 1999.
During my time as training coordinator I set up several city disaster preparedness programs for the cities of Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Malibu and the Marina Del Rey.
In 2000 I joined ABCO Technology an information technology school where I have merged Amateur radio with information technology.
In 2007 I received a Master of arts in Education and Counseling from Loyola Marymount University at Los Angeles.
Since 1985 I’ve trained over 10,000 students to successfully pass FCC license examinations.
How long have you been licensed as an Amateur radio operator?
I received my first license, which was the Novice license in November of 1962. I have been licensed for fifty-three years.
What is your current position in Amateur radio?
I’m chairman of the Radio Amateur Group at the California Yacht Club in the Marina Del Rey, which has over 125 members.
How many books have you written?
The last two books I’ve written, the Technician and General license manuals brings my total up to 15 books written over the past 30 years.
What is your vision of Amateur Radio?
Amateur Radio is a vital tool to be used for disasters, emergencies and to meet people who enjoy technology all over the world. I hope to see Amateur radio continue to grow so the world will have a strong backup communication system when it is needed.
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Books by This Author

Marine Radio Operator Permit Manual - Pass Your Marine Operator Permit Exam
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This manual is written with an explanation of each FCC test section for the exam. Directly below the explanations you will find the actual question pool questions. At the bottom of each exam page, you will find your answer key so you can score your test. Study this manual thoroughly before taking the exam.
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Several studies have concluded that 80% of listed websites are web invisible to search engines. When a website is improperly marked up for the major search engines, valuable customers who are looking for that website will not be able to find it. The purpose for writing this book is to act as a marketing guide for businesses and organizations large and small to ensure their services are visible
Technician License Exam Cliff Note Manual 2014/2018
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Tests, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Test preparation
Charles Pascal, the author of this manual has been a licensed amateur operator for 53 years. Mr. Pascal have taught over 10,000 people to pass FCC and amateur radio exams. This manual is designed to help you pass the FCC technician exam. Your test will be administered by three Amateur operators who are volunteer examiners. The exam you will be taking consists of 35 multiple choice questions.
General License Exam Cliff Note Manual 2015-2019
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Tests, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Test preparation
This manual is designed to help you pass the FCC general license exam. The exam questions have been organized into 35 sections. Each section represents one multiple choice question on your general exam. The explanation material is found directly above the actual published FCC questions you will be asked to answer. Read the material, and then look over the test questions found directly below