Responsible - using courteous operating practice, complying with regulations and accepted technical standards;
Progressive - striving to develop and improve operating and technical skills;
Helpful - offering assistance, support and encouragement to other Amateurs, especially beginners; and
Public Spirited - offering use of station, knowledge and skills as a public service whenever possible.
Text by Bill Wilson, VE3NR (SK 2010)
The Canadian Amateur 1997 12
Related article: The Amateur's Code