TEST SESSIONS FOR 2018

TEST FEE: $12.00 RE-TEST FEE: $12.00

 

FCC NOW REQUIRES YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER OR FRN
BEFORE ANY PAPERWORK CAN BE FILED WITH THE FCC.

When coming to a test session,, be sure to bring:

Your current license,

A copy of your license,

Any original csce you have,

A copy of any csce PLUS THE ORIGINAL,

Your Social Security Number (SSN),
OR

Your FCC Licensee Number (CORES or FRN),

A PHOTO ID

If you are unlicensed bring:

2 IDs (one with photo)

Your Social Security Number (SSN)

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CALIFORNIA

CORONA

2nd Tuesday of each month @ 1800 (6:00 pm)

1st Thursday of each month @ 1800 (6:00 pm)

 

CORONA SENIOR CENTER

921 S Belle Ave, Corona, CA

(MAP)

NOTE: PRE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AS LOCATIONS ARE SECURED BUILDINGS

(Please pre-register by 10 PM on Monday before the test date.)

For More Information contact: John L. Seitz, AE6SI 714-715-1023

EMAIL

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FLORIDA

TAMPA

For more information on exam dates and locations,

William Ofray KP4X

P. O. Box 262582

Tampa, FL 33685

Phone 813-419-7050

By appointment only

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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)

 

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GEORGIA

FAYETTEVILLE

PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE EACH MONTH.

ODD MONTHS IN MORNING AND EVEN MONTHS IN EVENING

The W4VEC Team of the Fayette County Amateur Radio Club, Inc.

Will be holding VE test sessions on the following dates and times. Our sessions will be held at the:

Piedmont Fayette Hospital

1279 Building

3rd Floor Conference Room "B"

1279 HWY 54 Fayetteville GA 30215 (MAP)

Our fee under the W4VEC program is $12 - exact cash required.

A picture ID such as a valid driver's license is also necessary.

Dates & times as follows:

Saturday, January 13th, 2018 8:30AM to 11:00 AM

Thursday, February 1, 2018 5:30PM to 8:00 PM

Saturday, March 10th, 2018 8:30AM to 11:00 AM

Thursday, April 5th, 2018 5:30PM to 8:00PM

Saturday, May 12th, 2018 8:30AM to 11:00 AM

Thursday, June 7th, 2018 5:30PM to 8:00PM

Saturday, July 14th, 2018 8:30AM to 11:00 AM

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 5:30PM to 8:00PM

Saturday, September 8th, 2018 8:30AM to 11:00 AM

Thursday, October 4th, 2018 5:30PM to 8:00PM

Saturday, November 10th, 2018 8:30AM to 11:00 AM

Thursday, December 6th, 2018 5:30PM to 8:00PM

 

For further information or pre-registration,

contact: Jeff Cantor K1ZN at 850-316-1208 or EMAIL

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INDIANA

DANVILLE

For more information contact:
Shannon Edwards AB9SN

214 Spring Valley Lane

West Lafayette, IN 47906
765-449-1285 or 765-449-5506

Email

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MISSISSIPPI

GRENADA

Classes upon request

Exam's when 5 or more upon request

Contact Jimmy Miller AD5IT

662-614-2533

Grenada, MS 38901

EMAIL

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Coffeeville

First Baptist Church of Coffeeville

Water Valley

Yalobusha County EOC

Testing as needed upon request.
Walk-ins welcome.
For more information Contact:
Joseph Kennedy: EMAIL
662-675-8495

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MISSOURI

NEOSHO

TESTING BY PRE-REGISTRATION ONLY. NO WALK-INS ALLOWED

At 2:00 PM
Location: American Legion Hobby Group
221 North College, Neosho, MO.
Contact Jerry Sherwood, AC0AJ at
417-455-4916

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Troy

These dates are preregister 2 days prior

Wednesday 2/7/2018

Wednesday 3/7/2018

Wednesday 4/4/2018

Wednesday 5/2/2018

Wednesday 6/6/2018

Wednesday 8/1/2018

Wednesday 9/5/2018

Wednesday 10/3/2018

Wednesday 11/7/2018

t Wednesday in July none due to being Holiday

Time for test sessions is 6-9 pm

Second set of dates no preregistration required since it is after club meeting

Wednesday 1/17/2018

Wednesday 2/21/2018

Wednesday 3/21/2018

Wednesday 4/18/2018

Wednesday 5/16/2018

Wednesday 6/20/2018

Wednesday 7/18/2018

Wednesday 8/15/2018

Wednesday 9/19/2018

Wednesday 10/17/2018

Wednesday 11/21/2018

December none due to holidays

Time for test sessions is 6-9 pm

Mercy Lincoln Hospital

1000 East Cherry Street

Troy, Missouri 63379 MAP

Contact: Ed Turner N0WNV

P O Box 554

Troy, Missouri 63379

573-541-9130 EMAIL

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NORTH CAROLINA

ANDREWS NC

Please contact Edwin for test session dates

Located in Andrews NC at the Andrews Public Library. Time is at 10am sharp (no later).

Walk-ins only. No need to register just show up. Testing Fee is $12.00.

You will need a Photo ID and your FRN or Social Security Number for the 605 Application.

All up-grades will need a copy of your Station License and CSCE also.

Contact: Edwin Flowers at: EMAIL or 828-361-8029

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ASHEBORO NC

February 10 10:00 AM

April 14 10:00 AM

June 9 10:00 AM

August 11 10:00 AM

October 13 10:00 AM

December 8 10:00 AM

Useful Information:

Starting Times: Our test sessions will start at 10:00 A.M.

Walk-ins are welcome but would appreciate prior notice via e-mail

Arrive a few minutes early to get settled in

Testing Site:

Asheboro Public Library, Located at 201 Worth Street. (MAP)

Signs will direct you to the meeting room.

Paperwork: Unlicensed applicants will need two forms of identification: one with a photo and a photocopy of these documents; and their social security number.

Licensed applicants will need their FCC certified, current, signed, FCC license; two IDs, one with photo; their F.R.N. (FCC Registration Number); and a photocopy of these documents;

Fees: Initial test fee is $12.00; applicants may take, sequentially, as many exam elements as can be passed within time constraints.

Retest fee to re-take a failed exam element is $12.00. Due to limited time available, re-testing is at the discretion of the administering VE team.

Up-Grading Fee for old Technician to General up grade is $12.00

License Renewal: $6.00 for sequentially issued licenses or renewed through W4VEC.COM

Vanity Licenses: may be renewed through W4VEC.COM

Additional Info:

Butch Simpson, WS4H, EMAIL
336-381-4584

Randolph ARC Website

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BRYSON CITY NC

April thru October, Weekday Evening Test Sessions

By request ONLY

November thru March, Evening and Weekend (day/evening) Test Sessions

By request ONLY

For more information contact:

Mark Thomas KJ4SLY

Email

828-788-2806

Paddle Inn Rafting Company (MAP)

14611 Highway 16 West

Bryson City, NC 28713

 

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CARTHAGE NC

NOTE: TEST SESSIONS NOW BEGIN AT 9:00 AM

January 20st

March 17th

May 19th

July 21st

September 22nd

November 17th


All Session held from
9:00AM-12:00 Noon
Testing will begin at 10 AM on above dates but the test room will be open at 9AM

we encourage candidates to come early and register before the session starts.

Applicants are requested to be at the Health Department at 9:00 AM.

NOTE: NEW TEST LOCATION
Sessions be held at the Moore County Health Department, 705 Pinehurst Avenue, Carthage, NC (MAP)

Please enter the building from the east side entrance directly off the main parking lot. DO NOT GO TO THE FRONT DOOR AS IT WILL BE LOCKED.

For more information
Charles Wackerman W3CY EMAIL
910-947-2707 or cell 919-537-1822

April Hammond N4ALH EMAIL 910-783-8742

Moore County Amateur Radio Society

PO Box 1134 Carthage, NC 28327

Talk-in: 147.240 +600 PL 91.5 hz.

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CONCORD NC

Location combined with New More Convenient Salisbury Location.

See Salisbury listing.

For more information contact:

Jim Winters W4YF EMAIL

704-661-0638

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EDEN NC

Please contact Dal for test session dates

Eden Branch of the Rockingham County Public Library (MAP)

598 S. Pierce Street at 9:00 AM

For more information contact:
Dal Williams, W4YQY, EMAIL
336-627-7076

Pre-registration Required.

Pre-registration must be received by the Monday prior to the Saturday Session.

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GREENSBORO NC

January 13th 9:00 AM

February 10th 9:00 AM

March - No session

April 14th 9:00 AM

May 12th 9:00 AM

June 9th 9:00 AM

July 14th 9:00 AM

August 11th 9:00 AM

September 8th 9:00 AM

October 13th 9:00 AM

November 10th 9:00 AM

December 8th 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

Walk-ins allowed; but pre-registration is preferred.
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HAMPSTEAD NC

Hampstead Hams VE Team

January 11, 2018

March 8, 2018

May 10, 2018

September 13, 2018

November 8, 2018

Hampstead Annex Building

15060 US Highway 17

Hampstead, NC 28443 Map

Exams begin promptly at 6:00 PM

Preregistration preferred but walk-ins are welcome.

For more information contact:

Stan White, KI4NC EMAIL

910.512.5199

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HIGH POINT NC

Saturday April 28th 2018 10:00 AM

Saturday May 26th 2018 10:00 AM

Saturday July 28th 2018 10:00 AM

Saturday August 25th 2018 10:00 AM

Saturday September 29th 2018 10:00AM

Saturday October 27th 2018 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 at least 2 days prior to the session.

 

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JACKSONVILLE NC

February 3rd 2018

May 5th 2018

August 4th 2018

November 3rd 2018

Pre-registration Required.

Pre-registration must be received by the Monday prior to the Saturday Session.

Our testing sessions are held at:

Onslow County Emergency Operation Center

1180 Commons Dr. Jacksonville, NC 28540 MAP

Michael Pratt

570-768-6922

EMAIL

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Monroe, NC

Saturdays July 21st 2018 9:00 AM

Saturdays October 20th 2018 9:00 AM

Exams are held at

American Red Cross office

125 Pedro St. Monroe, NC

Contacts for Monroe Exams will be

David Keever, K8IP

tel no. 704-882-6229; EMAIL I am scheduled to be the Session Manager

Chris Whitaker AE4WS

tel no. 704-641-2204 EMAIL

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RICHFIELD NC

(STANLY COUNTY)

Feb 17th 10:00 a.m. Mt. Zion Lutheran Church

March 22nd @1:30 p.m. special session @ Stanly Community College

April 14th 10:00 a.m. Mt. Zion Lutheran Church

Jun 9th 10:00 a.m. Mt. Zion Lutheran Church

Aug 11th 10:00 a.m. Mt. Zion Lutheran Church

Oct 20th 10:00 a.m. Mt. Zion Lutheran Church

Dec 8th 10:00 a.m. Mt. Zion Lutheran Church

 

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

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

Pre-registration preferred but walk-ins are welcome

NOTE: Special Sessions can be scheduled by request

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ROCKINGHAM NC

Please contact Arthur for test session dates

9:30 AM at the Thomas H. Leath Memorial Library
412 East Franklin Street, Rockingham, NC 28379. MAP

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

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SALISBURY NC

Walk-ins welcome.

Bostian Heights Fire Dept. Community Room (MAP)

8211 Old Concord Road Salisbury, NC 28146

Saturday January 13, 2018 9:30am

Saturday March 17, 2018 9:30am

Saturday May 12, 2018 9:30am

Firecracker Hamfest Saturday July 7, 2018

Saturday September 15, 2018 9:30am

Saturday November 17, 2018 9:30am

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

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FIRECRACKER HAMFEST 2018

Salisbury Civic Center

315 Martin Luther King Jr Ave S,

Salisbury, NC 28146

JULY 7, 2018

Walk-ins welcome.

(MAP)

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

 

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SHALLOTTE, NC
For more information contact:
Raymond Bossert, AI4DU, EMAIL
910-575-2952

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STATESVILLE, NC

Please contact Buzz for additional test session dates

Saturday June 23th, from 10am to Noon

Albert B. McClure Park 1230 Museum Road, Statesville, NC.

Sign ups and walk ins will be accepted

Sign up by emailing

Contact Buzz Borries KD3QO

EMAIL

704-577-7962

The VE Team Request Cash only

Iredell County Amateur Radio Society (ICARS)

www.w4snc.org

Sign up by emailing Contact Buzz Borries KD3QO EMail 704-577-7962 The VE Team Request Cash only Please contact Buzz for other test session dates Iredell County Amateur Radio Society (ICARS) www.w4snc.org

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THOMASVILLE NC

January 20, 2018

March 17, 2018

May 19, 2018

July 21, 2018

September 15, 2018

November 17, 2018

From 9:30 AM until 12 Noon
Thomasville Public Library, Randolph St. in Thomasville
(MAP)

For more information contact:

Rick Weinbaum KK4RR

Cell: 336 687 8001 EMAIL


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WINSTON-SALEM NC

January 8, 2018

February 12, 2018

March 12, 2018

April 9, 2018

May 14, 2018

June 11, 2018

July 9, 2018

August 13, 2018

September 10, 2018

October 8, 2018

November 12, 2018

December, No exam sessions

Sponsored by the Forsyth Amateur Radio Club

Red Cross Chapter House

690 Coliseum Drive

Pre-Registration Only

Exams start at 6:30 PM

Bring 2 forms of identification (one with picture)

ORIGINAL and COPY of any CSCEs and license, and SSN. Exam fee is $12.00

For more information, contact:

Dale Mierisch WB9SZL

Email

Phone 336-766-9675

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OKLAHOMA

WYANDOTTE

First Monday of each month at 6:30 PM
Location: Wyandotte Community Center, 212 South Main St.
Contact Martin Matarazzo at EMAIL 918-541-7730

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PUERTO RICO

ARECIBO

Friday February 2nd 5:00 PM

Saturday March 3rd 9:00 AM

Monday April 30th 7:00 PM please contact Angel Vazquez, EMAIL for location.

Saturday August 4th 9:00 AM

Saturday October 6th 9:00 AM

Saturday December 8th 9:00 AM

Exam sessions will be held in the Arecibo Observatory’s Learning Center and will be

available in both English and Spanish. MAP

For more information on exam dates and locations, contact

Angel Vazquez, EMAIL

787-878-2612 X304

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MANATI

For more information on exam dates and location, contact

For More informatin contact

Iván Valentín, KP3IV (787-346-5178) EMAIL

José Caballero, KP3I (787-855-0452), EMAIL

Website: https://hamradiopr.wordpress.com

Practice Online Exams (English & Spanish) https://hamradiopr.wordpress.com/examenes-de-practicas/

Questions Pools (English & Spanish) https://hamradiopr.wordpress.com/examenes-de-practicas/

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SOUTH CAROLINA

GOOSE CREEK

 

JAN 17, 2018

FEB 21, 2018

MAR 21, 2018

APR 18, 2018

MAY 16, 2018

JUN 20, 2018

JUL 18, 2018

AUG 15, 2018

SEP 19, 2018

OCT 17, 2018

NOV 21, 2018

DEC 19, 2018

Goose Creek Masonic Lodge #401

145 Saint James Ave. (Hwy 176) at 7:00 PM

directly across from Bi-Lo Shopping center (MAP)

We test the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Pre-Registration and FORM 605 are at: https://www.veofsc.com/index.pl?n=reg1

Completing it is appreciated and helpful, but is not required. Walk-In's are welcome.

There is a link on the page to obtain, update or verify your FRN.

For more information, visit: Please visit www.veofsc.com or contact

We ask each contestant preregister for the exam and that contestants for Tech also obtain an FRN from the FCC prior to attending the exam.

If that is not possible, we will certainly accommodate any walking.

A VE team member will be at the site by 1830 to assist candidates in preparation of their paperwork. Please bring two (2) forms of identification to the session.

David Merritts, AE4ZR Session Manager VEOFSC.com

AE4ZR - David Merritts at EMAIL

Contact at 843-566-3323

The Goose Creek test site is sponsored by TRIDENT ARC - www.tridenthams.org

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TENNESSEE

KINGSPORT, TN

Contact Allen Lark N4YBI

EMAIL

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OAK RIDGE

Appoint only

For more information, contact:

Ken Palmer W4YBY EMAIL

Phone: 865-659-4303

 

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SEVIERVILLE

Jan 18th

Feb 15th

March 15th

April 19th

May 17th

June 21st

July 19th

Aug 16th

Sept 20th

Oct 18th

Nov 18th

DECEMBER NO TESTING DUE TO HOLIDAYS

Our testing is the 3rd Thursday of each month at the

King Family Library 408 High Street Servierville, TN 37862 (MAP)

This year we will request pre registration for everyone testing

all request must be approved by the day before at 6:00 pm SHARP, Please Come 15 Minutes Early To Fill Out All Paperwork.

They will be a day class covering Questions, FCC Rules and Regulations, and Basic Electronic Math.

Pre-registration Required. Pre-registration must be received by the Tuesday Evening 6 PM prior to the Thursday 6 PM Session.

For more information contact: Rick Sawaya Sr N4JTQ at EMAIL or Call 865-446-4535, Leave A Message If No Answer!

If No One Calls or EMails To Let Me Know You Will Be Attending, There Will Not Be Anyone There, NOTE: Special Sessions can be scheduled by request.

TEST FEE: $12.00 Exact Cash FCC NOW REQUIRES YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER OR FRN BEFORE ANY PAPERWORK CAN BE FILED WITH THE FCC.

When coming to a test session,, be sure to bring

Your current license, or A copy of your license,

Any original csce you have, Your Social Security Number (SSN), OR Your FCC Licensee Number (CORES or FRN),

A PHOTO ID If you are unlicensed bring: 2 IDs (one with photo) Your Social Security Number (SSN)

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

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

EMAIL

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Bristol

January 4th

February 1st

March 1st

April 5th

May 3rd

June 1st

August 2nd

September 6th

October 4th

November 1st

Testing after the club meeting which begins at 7 PM.

Examinees are welcome to attend the meeting and testing begins immediately after.

Bristol Regional Medical Center

Lower Level Conference Center Elm/Cedar Room

1 Medical Park Dr Bristol, TN 37620 (MAP)

Contact: Ben Morris K4EDI

Phone: 276-791-0102

Email

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VIRGINIA

MARION

The Mountain Empire Amateur Radio Society will have testing after the meeting on the dates listed. Meeting time is 7:00 PM.

Jan 18, 2018

Mar 15, 2018 Washington County Public Library in Abingdon, VA. MAP

May 17, 2018

Jul 19, 2018

Sep 20, 2018

Nov 15, 2018

Marion Life Saving Crew Building

230 S. Park Street, Marion, VA 24354

Contact: Dallas Cassell KD4CCO

EMAIL 276-494-1149

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MARTINSVILLE

Amateur Radio Test Session

Saturday, January 27, 2017 1:00 pm

At Audio Video Tech, 2198 Dillons Fork Road, Fieldale, VA 24089

For more information, contact

Robyn Smart, KE4BMZ avtech@embarqmail.com

Phone: 276-673-6189

Cell: 276-224-8718

Talk-in: 147.120 +600

tone: 107.2

 

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W4VEC

P.O.BOX 41

LEXINGTON, NC 27293-0041

Phone: 336-249-8734

EMAIL

OR

W4VEC
P.O. BOX 482

CHINA GROVE, NC 28023-0482
Phone: 704-279-8567
EMAIL

For any comments or updates needed please contact me

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