First Steps

The following is courtesy of ARRL and are links to their site.

Part 1 – Getting into Amateur Radio Electronics

Part 2 – How to Read a Schematic Diagram

Part 3 – Understanding Resistors

Part 4 – Getting to Know Capacitors

Part 5 – An Introduction to Coils and Transformers

Part 6 – The World of Switches and Relays

Part 7 – Meet the Versatile Diode

Part 8 — The Magic of Transistors

Part 9 — Radio Antennas and How They Operate)

Part 10 — How Receivers Work

Part 11 — The Basics of Transmitters

Part 12 — The Amateur and Electrical Safety

Part 13 — Radio Waves and Communications Distance

Part 14 — Understanding TV and Radio Interference

Part 15 — Diodes and How They Are Used

Part 16 — Resonance and Tuning Methods

Part 17 — Understanding FM Transmitters

Part 18 — Understanding FM Receivers

Part 19 — Equipping Your First Ham Station