Testing for FCC
Amateur Radio Licenses in Montgomery
|The Montgomery, Alabama ARRL VEC team gives exams for all
classes of amateur radio licenses on the last Saturday of every
month (except on a holiday or Field Day) in the Community Room,
Renfroe’s Foodland, 9168 East Chase Parkway Montgomery, AL
36117. Exams start at 9:00 a.m. Pre-registration is recommended;
walk-ins will be accepted. The ARRL exam fee is $15.00. For
registration or more information, contact
Rob Shaw, AF4JR
||The Montgomery Central Alabama
VEC team gives exams for all classes of amateur radio licenses
every second Monday in the Community Room, Renfroe’s Foodland,
9168 East Chase Parkway Montgomery, AL 36117. Exams start at
6:30 p.m. The CAVEC exam fee is $10.00 For more information,
contact Phil Salley, K4PO
or Jim Eiland, KR4JY
Montgomery’s CAVEC team also gives amateur radio exams at the
Interactive (fillable) NCVEC Quick-Form 605 Application
New FCC Requirement: The FCC would like those preparing for their initial exam to register
an FCC profile and Federal Registration Number (FRN), before taking a test.
There is information posted on
fcc.gov/rofrn informing potential applicants about that need.
Also on that web page is a step-by-step video that instructs new applicants on how to use the
“new” CORES system to register an FCC profile and FRN. You can view the
from YouTube here.
Things to Bring to Examinations
- The original of your photo
ID or other form of identification
- Your original FCC license
and a photocopy of your license (if you are currently
- The original and a copy of
any Certificate(s) of Successful Completion of Examination
(CSCEs) (if you have not received your license after passing
- A calculator, if needed
- A pen and two pencils
payment for the test fees charged by the VEC (correct change,
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