CONTACT THE SESSION CONTACT PERSON FOR ANY UPDATES AND REQUIREMENTETS DUE COVID-19

W4VEC REQUIRES THIS APPLICANT WAIVER.

WAIVER DOWNLOAD HERE

TEST SESSIONS FOR 2022

TEST FEE: $12.00 RE-TEST FEE: $12.00
FCC Now Requires
When coming to a test session,, be sure to bring:
Your current license,
A signed copy of license,
Any original CSCE you have,
A copy of any CSCE  and THE ORIGINAL,
OR
Your FCC Licensee Number (CORES or FRN),
A PHOTO ID
If you are unlicensed bring:
2 IDs (one with photo)

Please bring your FRN to the session

If You Don't have an FRN Please Visit Our FRN Page to Learn More HERE

_____________________________________________________________________________

FLORIDA

KISSIMMEE

For More information on dates and Pre-Registration

Please go to http://testing.arrg.us

Steve Butler NO9S Session manager no9s@no9s.org 407-908-0044

(Leave message as we prefer you go to testing site or e-mail)

Last updated 2020

_____________________________________________________________________________

TAMPA

Jose L. Cruz, KP4CJ Session Manager.

Please reserve in advanced

For more information contact:

Jose L. Cruz KP4CJ EMAIL

813-417-2079

Last updated 2020

_____________________________________________________________________________

HAWAII

HONOLULU

Saturday May 7, 2022 10:00am HST

Saturday June 4, 2022 10:00am HST

Special ARRL Field Day Event Exam Session

Saturday June 25, 2022 10:00am HST

Saturday August 6, 2022 10:00am HST

Saturday September 3, 2022 10:00am HST

Saturday October 1, 2022 10:00am HST

Saturday November 5, 2022 10:00am HST

Saturday December 3, 2022 10:00am HST

Location

American Legion Classroom

612 McCully St, Honolulu, HI 96826

Register at: https://www.hero.radio/exam-registration

RC Anderson, Ph.D. WH6FQE - WRAE542

Hawaii Emergency Radio Operators, Inc.

President Hawaii VE Team - Senior Session Manager

Last updated 4/16/2022

_____________________________________________________________________________

NORTH CAROLINA

ASHEBORO NC

Randolph County VE Team

TESTING SCHEDULE

April 09, 2022

JUNE 11, 2022

AUGUST 13, 2022

OCTOBER 08, 2022

DECEMBER 10, 2022

Starting Times:

Our test sessions will start at 10:00 A.M., arrive a few minutes early to get settled in

We now require pre-registration via e-mail by 6:00 PM Thursday prior to the session.

Please indicate in the e-mail which test you are planning to take.

If you are sick, have a fever, or have been exposed to Covid, or a variant, we insist that you do not expose our team or others.

Testing Site:

The down stairs meeting room of the Asheboro Library, 201 Worth St., Asheboro

Paperwork:

The FCC now requires anyone testing to have an active e-mail address.

Unlicensed applicants must have two IDs, one a photo ID (E.g. Driver's License); their FCC Registration Number (FRN) plus a photocopy of these documents.

Licensed applicants will need their signed official FCC license copy; a photo ID (E.g. Driver's License); plus a photocopy of these documents

Print your filled out F.C.C. form 605 from the W4VEC web site

Anyone testing MUST bring a signed copy of the W4VEC Covid Waver

Additional Info:

Butch Simpson, WS4H, butch@atomic.net

336-381-4584

Last updated 3/24/22

_____________________________________________________________________________

CALABASH NC

The Brunswick Shores Amateur Radio Club will hold a VE test session on Saturday.

February 26, 2022 10 AM

June 25, 2022 (Field Day) 10 AM

EMS Building 9031 Beach Drive SW Calabash, NC 28467

Registration is recommended but walk-ins will be accepted.

Masks will be required for the February session and may be required for the June session.

Any person wishing to be tested MUST HAVE AN FCC ISSUED FRN.

If you already have a valid license, you have a FRN.

If you do not have a FRN, you can apply for one at https://apps.fcc.gov/coresWeb/regEntityType.do

Check the An individual box, not company then CONTINUE

Fill out the required fields (minimum) and submit

IF YOU HAVE PROBLEMS, CONTACT GEORGE FRYER - ki4kk@twc.com or 910-477-3533

TESTING MAY BE LIMITED TO 6 PERSONS at a time

We do not anticipate more than 6 persons

If there are more than 6 persons, we may test the first 6 persons before starting a second test session

Candidates must have a valid PHOTO ID

MASKS ARE REQUIRED

Pencils will be available, however it is recommended that candidates bring a #2 pencil

Candidates who are testing for upgrade, must have a Signed Copy of your FCC License

You can obtain this at http://wireless.fcc.gov/uls/

You will need your FRN and PASSWORD to access the data base to obtain a copy

Candidates who are testing for FIRST TIME LICENSE must have a FRN number (see above)

THE COST OF THE TEST SESSION WILL BE $12

Cash or Check made out to BSARC

Doors will open at 9:45 AM

Last updated 11/21

________________________________________________________________________

CONCORD NC

2022

February 3,8 pm.

March 3,8 pm.

April 9, 9:30 am

June 25,

Kannapolis at the Field Day location for the Cabarrus Radio Club,

Hilbish Ford, corner of Hwy 29, and Mt. Olivet Rd. at 2 PM.

For this session, registration is not required, but would be appreciated.

You must have an FRN number in order to take any exams.

Contact Fred Roberts, WB4QOC, wb4qoc@gmail.com for more information.

The location is

McGill Baptist Church,

5300 Poplar Tent Road, Concord, NC (MAP)

Corner of Poplar Tent and George Liles Parkway.

The contact person will be

Fred Roberts WB4QOC His email is EMAIL and phone is 704-534-1031

Preregistration is required. Also COVID rules (masks etc) for the session

Last updated 6/14/22

___________________________________________________________________________________________

Fayetteville area and Bladen County

2022

Where: Old Tar Heel Rescued Building (across from Tar Heel

Middle School) NC HWY 87, Tar Heel, NC

Testing Time is at 10 AM.

More Dates for 2022 will be determine by Interest

Tentative Dates are

Please contact the session manager for Dates & times

Special Dates can be requested but we need to know at least a

Month in advance so that all the planning can be done in time.

All sessions require Preregistration , 2 days before testing

required at Min. Contact @ EMAIL KA4TLC

at ka4tlc@yahoo.com for info and reservation.

Since safety is number 1, the following pandemic rules will be

strictly applied.

1) A mask covering your mouth and nose must me worn at all times.

You must provide your own.

2) We will maintain social distancing with exception for brief moments,

when we collect and disburse documents.

TO BRING WITH YOU

All applicants will be required to sign a waiver .

Please Print, Sign and Bring with you. Also Two forms of ID.

A government photo ID, and one other.

FRN number is now required Prior to test session date

If licensed, bring a signed copy of your existing license (not to

be return), or any CSCE credits that may apply,

To expedite the examination process, please complete NCVEC

form 605 and the waiver, at home.

A good email address is now required as FCC now

communicates by email.

Last updated 8/6/2022

___________________________________________________________________________________________
GREENSBORO NC

2022

Jan 8th

Feb 12th

Mar 12th

Apr 9th

May 14th

June 11th

July 9th

Aug 13th

Sept 10th

Oct 8th

Nov 12th

Dec 10th

All sessions begin at 9:00 AM
Hinshaw United Methodist Church

4501 Gate City Blvd

Greensboro, NC 27407 (MAP)

For more information contact:

David Macchiarolo AJ4TF EMAIL

336-420-9424

pre-registration is required

FRN required for new licensees

Session limited to 6 candidates

Last updated 11/21

_______________________________________________________

HICKORY NC

2022

Saturday, March 5th 12:00pm

Saturday April 2nd 12:00pm

Saturday May 7th 12:00pm

Saturday June 4th 12:00pm

Saturday July 2nd 12:00pm

Saturday August 6th 12:00pm

Saturday September 10th 12:00pm

Saturday October 1st 12:00pm

Saturday November 5th 12:00pm

Saturday December 3rd 12:00pm

St Stephens Fire Department

4060 Springs Rd, Conover, NC 28613 (MAP)

Please make sure to bring 2 forms of ID (at least 1 being a photo ID), and register for an FCC FRN number

(https://apps.fcc.gov/coresWeb/publicHome.do) and bring a printed copy of it.

Please contact AK4FD@yahoo.com ahead of time for those wanting to test, but walk-ins are also welcome.

David Coviello AK4FD

Last updated 8/6/2022

_______________________________________________________

HIGH POINT NC

2022

January 29,2022

February 26, 2022

March 26, 2022

April 30, 2022

May 28, 2022

July 30, 2022

CANCEL August 27, 2022 CANCEL 

September 24, 2022

October 29, 2022

All sessions start at 10:00 AM

Location:

Hickory Chapel Wesleyan Church

301 Hickory Chapel Road (off MLK Jr Drive) High Point, NC 27262

MAP

Pre-registration is required.

Contact: David Macchiarolo Email 336-420-9424

Note that due to COVID-19, only a limited number of candidates can be accomodated,

limited to 6 candidates

and sessions may be cancelled based on local or state government directives, so plan ahead, as sessions fill quickly.

Last updated 11/21

_______________________________________________________

 LEXINGTON NC

IN-PERSON TESTING OUTDOORS

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE NEW DATE AND SPREAD

THE WORD TO YOUR

CLUB MEMBERS, NETS, AND REPEATERS.

9:00 AM EDST START TIME

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. SEE BELOW.

CALL RICK, KK4RR @ 336-687-8001 or EMAIL

kk4rr@mac.com

DON'T DELAY REGISTER TODAY.

TRI-COUNTY ARC NC4AR, SPONSOR

IMPORTANT: NEW FCC TEST DATE: JULY 17, 2021

IT IS NEW LICENSE AND UPGRADE TIME AGAIN

Date: Saturday, JULY 17, 2021

Time: 9:00 am EDST.

Where: Finch Park, Lexington NC, Shelter #5. (15 Paul Beck Rd)

Preregistration for this session is required. Seating is limited. Contact

KK4RR below promptly for info and reservation.

Since safety is our number one priority, the following pandemic rules will be strictly applied.

1) A mask covering your mouth and nose must me worn at all times. The

mask should be multilayer fabric or paper surgical. You must provide your own.

2) Each applicant and VE must bring their own pen and pencils.

3) Alcohol hand sanitizer and latex gloves will be provided, and their liberal use will be expected.

4) All applicants must preregister.

5) The tables are large, but no more than 2 VE's or test applicants will be seated at each park table.

6) We will maintain social distancing with exception for brief moments, when we collect and disburse documents.

7) All applicants will be required to sign the waiver attached to this email in PDF.

Standard test requirements are as follows:

1) Two forms of identification. A government photo ID, and one other.

2) FRN number is now required and must have FRN number before test session date.

3) If licensed, bring a signed copy of your existing license, or any CSCE credits that may apply

4) To expedite the examination process, please complete NCVEC form 605 and the waiver, at home. Bring both forms with you on the day of examination.

5) A good email address is now required as FCC now communicates by email.

5) Fee: $12.00 CASH no checks.

73,

Rick

KK4RR

Cell: 336-687-8001

Last updated 6/26/21

_______________________________________________________

Lumberton ,NC

2022

Location will be host by RCARS at

ROBESON COUNTY EOC,

38 LEGEND RD,

LUMBERTON, NC

Registration Contact:

We test the 2nd Monday of every month, 12 months a year.

You must register in advance, and there are no walk-ins.

Contact Bill WV4Z (wv4z@arrl.net) or call (910) 734-6242 for more details

Last Updated 1/21/22

_______________________________________________________

RICHFIELD NC

2022

(STANLY COUNTY)

February 5, 2022

April 9, 2022

June 11, 2022

August 13, 2022

October 8, 2022

December 10, 2022

All sessions begin at 10:00 a.m.

at

Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 111 East Church Street, Richfield, NC 28137 (MAP)

Pre-registration and FRN number is required before test session date.

NOTE: COVID-19 protocols still in effect

For more information, please contact Ray Sipe KI4UDZ at 704-953-2315 or EMAIL

Last updated 1/21/22

______________________________________________________________________

ROCKINGHAM NC

2022

January 15, 2022

March 19, 2022

May 21, 2022

July 16, 2022

September 17, 2022

November 19, 2022

9:30 AM at theRichmond County Emergency Services

200 Industrial Park Dr. in Rockingham, NC.(MAP)

Also that all information can be found at k4rnc.org.

Arthur "Butch" Parris N4AWP

EMAIL

phone is 910 895 6502 for more information.

The test sessions are sponsored by the Richmond County Amateur Radio Club VE Team

Richmond county ARC

Last updated 11/21

_________________________________________________________________________________________

SALISBURY NC

2022

PRE-REGISTRATION ONLY

Saturday March 19th  9:30am

Saturday May 14th 9:30am

*******CANCELED***** Saturday July 9th *******CANCELED*****

(At Salisbury Hamfest if held) or this location if no hamfest

Saturday September 10th 9:30am

Saturday November 12th 9:30am

Bostian Heights Fire Dept. Community Room (MAP)

8211 Old Concord Road Salisbury, NC 28146

For more information contact:

Fred WB4QOC EMAIL phone 704-534-1031

Last updated 1/26/22

_________________________________________________________________

FIRECRACKER HAMFEST 2021

Salisbury Civic Center

315 Martin Luther King Jr Ave S,

Salisbury, NC 28146

Walk-ins welcome.

(MAP)

For more information contact:
Tommie Wood N4YZ EMAIL
704-637-0024

Last updated 12/20

_______________________________________________________________________________________

Statesville/Troutman NC

ICARS

Will do testing on the following dates if we have enough interest, and more if needed

Contact is Ed Puckett K4ELP, at 704-838-3186 or a1mred@yahoo.com

pre registration is requested

Testing will be in either statesville, nc or troutman nc

Last updated 3/21

_______________________________________________________________________________________

THOMASVILLE NC

Tri-County Amateur Radio Club

2022

Jan 15, 2022

Feb 19, 2022

Mar 19, 2022

CANCELED Apr 16, 2022 CANCELED

May 21, 2022

Test Session at 9:30am

Davidson-Davie Community College

297 DCC Rd. Thomasville, NC 27360 (MAP)

Building: Finch (building marked with RED arrow) Room: 212

Davidson-Davie Community College Directions

Pre-registration and FRN number is required before test session date.

NOTE: COVID-19 protocols still in effect

For more information contact:

Rick Weinbaum KK4RR

Cell: 336 687 8001 EMAIL

Last updated 3/24/22

_____________________________________________________________________________________

WINSTON-SALEM NC

2022

Monday Jan 10, 2022 1800 - 1915

Monday Feb 21, 2022 1800 - 1915

Monday Mar 14, 2022 1800 - 1915

Monday Apr 11, 2022 1800 - 1915

Monday May 9, 2022 1800 - 1915

Monday Jun 13, 2022 1800 - 1915

Monday Jul 11, 2022 1800 - 1915

Monday Aug 8, 2022 1800 - 1915

Monday Sep 12, 2022 1800 - 1915

Monday Oct 10, 2022 1800 - 1915

Monday Nov 14, 2022 1800 - 1915

No Exams are scheduled in December, the Club has its Christmas party

Sponsored by the Forsyth Amateur Radio Club (FARC)

Red Cross Chapter House

690 Coliseum Drive

Pre-Registration Only

Exams start at 6:00 PM

Bring 2 forms of identification (one with picture)

Pre-registration, FRN number, are required before test session date.

NOTE: COVID-19 protocols still in effect

ORIPlease bring the ORIGINAL, COPY of any CSCE's and signed license to the test session.

Exam fee is $12.00

For more information, contact:

Dale Mierisch WB9SZL

Email

Phone 336-766-9675

Last updated 12/30/21

_________________________________________________________________

PUERTO RICO

ARECIBO & LARES

Jorge L. Santana, NP4B

Puerto Rico Session Manager

Tests given the second and fourth Saturday of the month

In Lares, PR test will be given the second Saturday of the month at:

Oficina Municipal para manejo de Emergencia

142 Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos St Lares, PR 00669

In Arecibo, PR tests will be given the fourth Saturday of the month at:

Colegio Cetí

Eugenio Maria de Hostos Street

connecting with Puro Girau

Next to the South terminal of Carros

Publicos.

ID with foto, Social Security number

and $12.00 exact change is required

If you already have an Amateur

license, please bring a signed photocopy as well

Advanced registration is required at:

http://www.w4vecpr.com or

Please call Luz B. Rodriguez, KP4LBR

al 787-689-6008 to register

Last update 2020

____________________________________________________________________
TENNESSEE

SEVIERVILLE

2022

All test sessions must be pre registered with session manager,

If we have no one pre register there will not be a test session.

You must have your FRN, Photo ID, and a current signed copy of your amateur license.

Test time is 5:45pm sign all paper work, test begins at 6:00 pm.

Dates of test sessions

Jan = 20th

Feb = 17th

March = At the Sevier County Hamfest ( seviercountyars.com) Info

April =21st

May = 19th

June = 16th

July = 21st

Aug = 18th

Sept = 15th

Oct = 20th

Nov = 17th

Dec = No Testing This Month For Family & Friends !!

All dates are subject to the Library schedules or closings, please check by e mail the week before your test !

Also on the seviercountyars.com website you will be able to see any changes in time ,dates or cancellations

Location Of All Testing Excluding March,

King Family Library

408 High Street Servierville, TN 37862 (MAP)

Time 6:00 pm Note FRN Is Required and photo ID!

Please arrive 15 minutes early so all paperwork 

can be filled out before testing 

Due to Covid-19 Virus You Must Pre Register , if we have no one signed up for the month 

excluding March, there will be no testing! You will be required to fill out a waiver releasing

  W4VEC, VE's, prior to the test, must follow all CDC, State, County, City & Health Dept Guidelines ..

You can check our website at seviercountyyars.com for full disclaimer ! 

$12.00 Cash Exact Amount Must Have A State ID

Tech need FRN and Photo ID !

Rick Sawaya Sr N4JTQ 2005 Spence Mountain Loop Sevierville, TN 27876

865-446-4535 Extra W4VEC Session Manager Event Coordinator 470 ARG

EMAIL

Last updated 1/1/2022

________________________________________________________________

TEXAS

KOUNTZE

We would like to start offering a test session on the last Sunday of each month at 14:30 hrs.

Session will be in Kountze, Hardin County, Texas at the

First Baptist Church

100 W. Monroe St.

Kountze, Texas 77625

Dates & Times

May 29 2022 at 2:30 PM

June 26 2022 at 2:30 PM

July 31 2022 at 2:30 PM

August 28 2022 at 2:30 PM

September 25 2022 at 2:30 PM

October 30 2022 at 2:30 PM

Contact:

DAN - KD5RRJ

409.926.8476

EMAIL

Last updated 4/30/2022

________________________________________________________________

VIRGINIA

MARION

The Mountain Empire Amateur Radio Society will have testing

after the meeting on the dates listed. Meeting time is 7:00 PM.

Marion Life Saving Crew Building

230 S. Park Street, Marion, VA 24354

Contact:

Dallas Cassell KD4CCO

The dates will be the 3rd Thursday of the month for the rest of this year (2021)

EMAIL 276-494-1149

Last updated 7/2/21

__________________________________________________________________

W4VEC

PO BOX 1651

WATERBURY, CT 06721

Phone: 203-528-1642

EMAIL

Website updates click here to send me dates and times.

Last updated 11/25/2022

Copyright 2000-2025