License Testing

2021 Athens Ohio Amateur Radio
Volunteer Examiner Coordinator (VEC) Schedule

Exams are offered as a joint service of Athens County ARA and Sunday Creek Amateur Radio Federation

Note: Locations subject to change depending on availability of Red Cross or Masonic Complex

August 16, 7:00 PM – Athens Masonic Complex, 12 West Carpenter St, Athens

October 18, 7:00 PM – Athens Red Cross (Alt – Athens Masonic Complex, 12 West Carpenter)

2022 Sessions

January 16, 2021, 10:00 AM –SCARFfest Shade Community Center, 2380 Old State Route 33 Shade OH

March 21, 2021, 7:00 PM – Athens Masonic Complex, 12 West Carpenter St, Athens

March 21, 2021, 7:00 PM – Athens Masonic Complex, 12 West Carpenter St, Athens

April 24, 2021, 10:00 AM – Athens Hamfest Athens Community Center, 701 East State St, Athens

June 20, 2021, 7:00 PM – Athens Masonic Complex, 12 West Carpenter St, Athens

August 15, 2021, 7:00 PM – Athens Masonic Complex, 12 West Carpenter St, Athens

October 17, 2021, 7:00 PM – Athens Masonic Complex, 12 West Carpenter St, Athens

Registration starts one half hour before the scheduled exam times. Red Cross location is tentative depending on building closing or weather for a parking lot session for warmer weather. We are an ARRL Volunteer Examiner Team. Test fee is $15. So long as you pass, you may continue to take additional exam elements for the same fee. Re-tests require an additional test fee. If you are testing for an upgrade, please bring a copy (Reference or Official) of your current license to sent in with your paperwork.

IMPORTANT NOTE:
The FCC is no longer allowing applicants to use their Social Security Number on their Amateur Radio applications. Applicants must apply online for for a Federal Registration Number (FRN) prior to the exam session and use that for identification on their application Form 605.
How to apply online for your FCC Registration Number (FRN)
Update your existing FRN Registration (lost password, new email, FAQ, etc.)
FCC Registration Login Page
If you need additional assistance, please call the FCC
FRN Help Desk at (877) 480-3201 – (Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. ET)

Additional Information:
What to bring to an Examination Session
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