Laurel VEC FREE Amateur Radio License Exams

Are you ready to get your amateur radio license? Are you ready to upgrade your existing license? VE exam sessions will be held in the back of the main building the day of the hamfest beginning promptly at 12:00 PM. Walk-ins are welcome. THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR TESTING! In order to sit for an exam, you must bring the following:

  • Valid Photo ID, preferably a driver’s license.
  • Number 2 Pencil
  • You may bring a simple calculator (no smart phones or graphing calculators)
  • FRN Issued by the FCC. If you already have a license, this can be found by searching your call sign in the FCC ULS database, or by searching your call sign on QRZ and clicking “View FCC Record”. Instructions for getting an FRN if you are not already licensed can be found here.