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May 06, 2023 (Sat)
1:00-2:30pm PDT
LAXNE: ARES LAX Northeast VE Team
Test Fee:
376 W Huntington Dr, Arcadia, CA 91007, USA
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American Radio Relay League (ARRL-VEC)
Slots available:
13 / 25 slots claimed
Notes from the team:

You must pre-register for this session. NO WALK-INS.

FCC Registration Number (FRN):

You must have an FRN before taking the exam. The cost of the FRN is $35 to the FCC. Obtain an FRN by:

  • Creating a CORES account with the FCC (if you have not already done so): Click here
  • Signing into your CORES account: Click here
  • Selecting "Register New FRN" and following the instructions.

What to bring to your exam session:

  • FRN Number (mandatory)
  • Photo ID or equivalent (mandatory)
  • $15 in exact change or sent via Paypal (mandatory)
  • Two No. 2 pencils (mandatory)
  • A calculator (optional)
  • For upgrades: copy of current FCC license or CSCE.
  • We recommend that you bring a smart phone with Google Chrome (or a derivative like Opera). It will speed up the grading process.

Additional details at https://www.arrl.org/what-to-bring-to-an-exam-session