The Amateur Radio Code

The Radio Amateur is:

Considerate

He never knowingly operates in such a way as to lessen the pleasure of others.

LOYAL

he offers loyalty, encouragement, and support to other amateurs, local clubs, and the Trinidad and Tobago Amateur League, through which Amateur Radio in Trinidad and Tobago is represented nationally and internationally.

Progressive

He keeps his station up to date. It is well-built and efficient. His operating practice is above reproach.

Friendly

He operates slowly and patiently when requested; offers friendly advice and counsel to the beginner; kindly assistance, cooperation, and consideration for the interests of others. These are the marks of the amateur spirit.

Balanced

Radio is a hobby, never interfering with duties owed to family, job, school or community.

Patriotic

His station and skills are always ready for service to country and community.