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Basic Electronics Concepts 3-5 pm

Introduction to Basic Electronics Concepts


This 2-session, 4-hr course, taught in person in Natick, Sundays July 28 and Aug 11, is an Introduction to Basic Electronics Concepts with no soldering required. The course is optimized for middle school students entering grade 4 and up, and teens and parents are welcome, too.  You'll learn about basic Direct Current (DC) circuits, build projects that teach about diodes, polarity, voltage, current, capacitance, resistance, and other fundamental concepts in electronics.

Students will be given a basic kit (Elenco Electronics Playground, included in class price) in order to get started. Yes, you KEEP the kit at the end of the course.

Please see course webpage for all details.


Your instructor will be Bob Phinney, K5TEC, a retired teacher with over 40 years experience teaching many courses including electronics, computer science, and amateur radio. Bob founded and directs New England Sci-Tech (NEST).


NOTE: This course is FREE for students under 18 by using the code ARISS22 when you check out from your shopping cart.


Please be aware of our Cancellation and Refund Policies. For questions, e-mail or call 508-720-4179.

Sunday, July 28, 2024, 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM
New England Sci-Tech
16 Tech Circle
Natick, MA  01760

Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Bob Phinney
508-720-4179 (p)
Registration is required
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Registration cancellations will be accepted
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