Spring of 2017
April 4th - April 28th
Address: 1928 Crooked Oak Road
Hillsville, VA 24343
Online Registration Form, Click here to signup for the class and ordering your manual. This is the 3rd Edition of the Technician License Manual. Send a check for your manual $22.47 + 1.35 tax for a total of $23.81. Make your check to Glen Sage
Article on Licensing of an Earlier Class
A list of those registerd for the class
This ham radio class will be he held at the Carroll County Fire and Rescue building at 499 Floyd Pike, Hillsville Virginia 24343. The class is open to the public and is free. There is also no charge for the license test given at the final session of the class. The class will be held on , April 4th , 7th, 11th, 14th, 18th, 21th, 25th and April 28th at 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm each session. This is a 35 question multiple-choice test with a passing score of 75% required. No longer is passing a Morse code test required for a license. On the test date, we willl also be testing for General, and Extra License. The test will be at this same site.
Twin County RACES/EARS Radio Amateur
Civil Emergency Services and Emergency
Amateur Radio Service
Question Pool with all four possible answers, good until 2018
Briarpatch Amateur Radio Club Application
(First Year is Free)
Hams from the Tests 2017
KN4CPD Steven Lafler
KN4CPE Daniel Barr
KN4CPF James Osborne
KN4CPG Jeffery Martin
KN4CPH Mark Fox
KN4CPI Richard Bailey
KN4DAK Tom Dodson
We want to especially attract people that want to help with emergency communications. There will be room in the class for 20 students so we will take the first 20 students that register. Taking the class will enhance your understanding of electricity and electronic theory and radio operating principals. There is no age limit for taking the class. We have had children as young as 10 years old and adults as old as as 80 to receive their ham license.
The Virginia AUXCOMM Assciation Site with Registration for Enrolling in Emergency Communications.
Late registrations are open through March 28.
Register early to insure that you manual will arrive prior to the first call.
These are practice exams that use the actual questions that will be used on the FCC Exams
This button will take you to the site to apply for
a FRN that is required to apply for a license.
Our test will be on May 4th at 7:00 pm. at the Carroll County (EMS) Fire and Rescue Building. Bring a picture ID or two non-pictoral ID. Have a FRN number that you can secure at This Site