The WVRA will be holding an Amateur Radio License Exam Session on Saturday, June 25, 2022 at 2:00pm The exam will be held at the UWSP Wausau Campus, 525 S 7th Ave. This testing session is in conjunction with our annual ARRL Field Day event. Please look for the WVRA Field Day tent in the parking area.
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:
- All participants should preregister. There will be a limited amount of space for drop in participants.
- There will be a limited number of seats available.
- Per current CDC guidelines, facemasks are optional for fully vaccinated individuals. Unvaccinated people will be required to wear a mask. Participants exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms or have been in close contact with anyone who is exhibiting symptoms/tested positive may not be allowed to enter.
Beginning in 2021, the FCC and ARRL VEC requires all examinees to have an FCC Registration Number (FRN) at the time of the exam. If you have a current license with the FCC (amateur, GMRS, commercial, or other) you may already have an FRN and will need to provide it at the time of the exam. Those who do not have an FRN can obtain one by going to https://www.fcc.gov/wireless/support/universal-licensing-system-uls-resources/getting-fcc-registration-number-frn and bring it to the exam
Exam cost – $15 (cash or check)
Test requirements – Photo ID (minors can use birth certificate, social security card or other government issued ID when accompanied by parent/guardian), FRN, previous CSCE (if you have taken the test and are upgrading), $15 (cash or check).
Exam administered by Amateur Radio Relay League (ARRL) accredited volunteer examiners in accordance with Federal Communication Commission (FCC) guidelines. Cost for exam cover expenses for filing license with FCC.
If you are ill or have been exposed to someone who is ill, please contact us right away so we may put someone on the waiting list on the exam reservation and we will reschedule you for a later time.
General questions can be directed to Michael Martens at KB9VBR@yahoo.com or use our contact form.