FCC Radio Exams for 2017


Where and when can one go for the exams for an
Amateur Radio Operator's license or upgrade?
There are presently three groups giving the exams in this area.
The groups are as follows:
        Sponsor:        SIERA
        VEC:            ARRL
        Contact Person: Dale Anderson, KV7S  (775) 901-3101
        Where:          Shepherd of Sierra Lutheran Church, 3680 US Highway 395 S, Carson City 
        Starting Time:  9:00 AM (walk-ins allowed)
        Dates:          3rd Saturday of Jan., Mar., May, July, Sept., & Nov.
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        Sponsor:        SNARS
        VEC:            ARRL
        Contact Person: Bill, NN7K (775) 356-1527  
        Where:          Regional Emergency Operations Center, 5195 Spectrum Blvd, Reno, Nevada
        Starting Time:  9:00 AM (walk-ins allowed) 2 copies of radio license and any CSCEs requested.
        Dates:          3rd Saturday of Feb., Apr., June, Aug., Oct.and Dec.  
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        Sponsor:        Comstock Amateur Radio Association
        VEC:            W5YI (FCC commercial license testing also given on request)
        Contact Person: Phil Wells, KL2P (775) 841-4925
        Where:          SPECIAL EVENTS ONLY, or on demand.
        Starting Time:  N/A
        Dates:          No Scheduled dates - Special Events Only.   
                        All other sessions will be on a demand basis.  
                        Contact Phil Wells, KL2P for details.   
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The cost of ARRL VEC exam session is $15.00.
Each sponsor gives the necessary written exams for all license grades.
Please bring original and copies of radio license and any CSCEs.
Dates, time, and location are subject to change.
Please confirm information with "contact person" prior to going to an exam.
Effective Feb 23, 2007: all code requirements have been deleted !

Radio Exams for 2017
Sponsor         Date                Location & Details

SIERA          Jan. 21   Silver State Charter High School, 3719 N. Carson St., 
                         Carson City--9:00AM 

SNARS          Feb. 18   Regional Emergency Operations Center, 5195 Spectrum Blvd, Reno, Nevada
                         9:00 AM 

SIERA          Mar. 18   Silver State Charter High School, 788 Fairview Drive, 
                         Carson City--9:00AM

SNARS Apr. 15 Regional Emergency Operations Center, 5195 Spectrum Blvd, Reno, Nevada 9:00 AM
TARA APR 29 Tech HAM CRAM and VE Exams! All in ONE DAY!! Info Here!
SIERA May 20 Silver State Charter High School, 788 Fairview Drive, Carson City--9:00AM SNARS June 17 Regional Emergency Operations Center, 5195 Spectrum Blvd, Reno, Nevada 9:00 AM SIERA July 15 Silver State Charter High School, 788 Fairview Drive, Carson City--9:00AM SNARS Aug. 19 Regional Emergency Operations Center, 5195 Spectrum Blvd, Reno, Nevada 9:00 AM SIERA Sept.16 Silver State Charter High School, 788 Fairview Drive, Carson City--9:00AM SNARS Oct. 21 Regional Emergency Operations Center, 5195 Spectrum Blvd, Reno, Nevada 9:00 AM SIERA Nov. 18 Silver State Charter High School, 788 Fairview Drive, Carson City--9:00AM SNARS Dec. 16 Regional Emergency Operations Center, 5195 Spectrum Blvd, Reno, Nevada 9:00 AM

Dates, time, and location are subject to change.
Confirm information with "contact person" prior to going to an exam.
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