Amateur Radio Exam

Our Testing dates for 2020: Jan.18th, March 21st, May 16th, July 18th, Sept 19th, Nov 21st. The 3rd Sat of every other month @ 1pm. Location will be the Limestone County EMA  1011 W. Market St Athens, AL 35611. Located across the street from the post office.

You will need to bring:

  • Two forms of ID, at least one must be a photo ID
  • Certificate(s) of Completion, and photocopies of same, for any elements for which you’re claiming prior exam credit
  • Your license (if you’re already a ham), and a photocopy of same
  • Your Social Security number or FRN. To obtain an FRN via the FCC ULS system, visit .
  • The exam fee in cash (currently $15)
  • Writing instruments
  • A calculator (if you need one).  You will need to demonstrate that its memory is cleared.
  • Cellphones and tablets will not be allowed during the exam.

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