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SMCARA Amateur Radio License Exam Session
March 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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There will be a Session for the Technician, General, and Extra Tests, on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 10:00 AM, at the Pax River Museum. There is a fee of $14.00 per test. This fee is to help cover the cost of administering exams and processing the paperwork and electronically filing the application with the FCC.
Applicants may take as many examinations as they can successfully pass for the one fee. An additional fee will be charged to retake a failed examination.
If taking any one of the tests, you must provide the examiner with the following:
1. NCVEC QUICK-FORM 605 APPLICATION AMATEUR OPERATOR/PRIMARY STATION LICENSE (Download from FCC website)
2. Copy of your current license if upgrading to General or Extra.
3. Test fee
4. Pen, pencil, and paper
VEs are needed.
You can register with the FCC Universal Licensing System. You will be issued an FRN number which is a secure substitute for you Social Security Number. Please visit the FCC website to register.
The Maryland Emergency Net meets on air every evening from 6-6:30pm on 3.820 MHz LSB. The net is listed on our calendar on the 1st of each month so you can add it to your Google calendar. You can then change your calendar event to recur every day if you like.