Licensing / VE Testing

Ham Exam: Taking the Ham exam at SRRC Mendota Hamfest?

You MUST have an FRN (Federal Registration Numbers) to be seated.  Social
security numbers are no longer used / accepted.
Please visit
to get your FRN.

By 6/4/2021, please register for the Ham Exam by sending your name, cell
number, FRN, and which exam (T, G or E) you will take to

Walk-ins will be allowed, but those registered will be given priority.

Please visit
and complete Section 1 and bring a printed copy and, if
applicable, a copy of your Amateur license.  These will be sent to ARRL and
will not be returned.  Also, please visit
for a list of what to bring to the exam session.

The ARRL VEC exam fee will remain at $15 (cash or check made to ARRL).

When the FCC application fee eventually takes effect, new and upgrade applicants will pay the $15 exam session fee to the VE team as usual and then pay the $35 application fee directly to the FCC.