How to become A HAM RADIO OPERATOR or UPGRADE YOUR LICENSE
Location and dates of exams for registration page below are as follows:
- 6400 Johnson Pond Road, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526 First Saturday 10 AM
- 2011 Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607 Fourth Tuesday Even Months 6 PM
- 2813 Banks Road, Raleigh, NC 27603 Third Thursday 10:00 AM*
- 129 North Main Street, Wendell, NC 27591 Fourth Saturday 1:00 PM (Jan-Aug)
***NOTICE*** FRN required to be obtained prior to exam day due to issues experienced at recent weekend testing session.
The new FCC application fees are effective on Tuesday 4/19/22. The fee is paid to the FCC. The fee is not for your amateur radio exam. The exams listed on this page are administered by the Laurel VEC. They do not charge a fee for the exam.
Thank you for your inquiry. For a listing of free exams in you area see The Laurel VEC website.
Individuals not licensed and are taking the exam are required to supply a FRN from the FCC. Instructions on how to get the FRN are here.
Technician Study Materials
Best study material
Make sure you are studying from the 2018 – 2022 edition a friend purchased a book on eBay and unfortunately it was the prior edition.
- Link to KE0OG Technician videos
- Hamstudy Practice Test
- Eham Practice Exams
- 10 Hardest questions according to Ham Radio Prep
- No Charge exams near you see Laurel VEC