Forgot Password? Only the amount needed to offset out-of-pocket expenses incurred or to be incurred can be retained. If the expense is justified, has been prudently incurred and is specifically related to exam administration, then the fee can be retained. Costs should not exceed the allowable reimbursement fees and may not be kept if no expenses were incurred.
Forgot Password? In the FCC, in the face of opposition, dropped a proposal that would have generally allowed examination element credit for expired amateur operator licenses. The issue arose again in , with a request from the Anchorage Volunteer Examiner Coordinator. The FCC pulled back from its own proposal to reduce from three to two the minimum number of volunteer examiners required to proctor an Amateur Radio examination session. The Anchorage VEC has long pushed for the change, citing the expense to provide Amateur Radio test sessions to Alaska residents living in remote areas. The new rules become effective 30 days after their publication in The Federal Register , which is expected to happen this week. Having Trouble?
Forgot Password? Individual form files are available in PDF to print or download. For your convenience, exam session forms are also available as interactive forms.
Forgot Password? Learn More. Gateway to the Amateur Radio service. FCC created the VEC system to provide initial licensing examination for prospective new hams and upgrade examination opportunities for those already licensed. As the largest VEC in the nation, we operate as a knowledgeable information source for a wide-range of licensing issues.