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NEW Operator? Thinking of Getting Your License?
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PLEASE NOTE: FCC Question Pools Published are Valid for 4 years then get changed /updated
So Printed & Digital Study Materials become obsolete
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Current Test Question Pools Validity Dates
Technician Class > July 1, 2018- June 30, 2022 (new Pool was issued July 1st  2018)
General Class > July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2019
Extra Class > July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2020 
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Below are some helpful links


Self Study Guides
Gordon West and the Training Resources
From The W5YI Group are some of the Best on Market


ALL License Levels Available

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Interactive Online Study Guides


Create a FREE online account 
(to save your Progress)
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Read through Study Guides
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Take Practice Tests 
(tells you correct answers if you get them wrong)
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Choose Topics or General Test Pool
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ALL License Levels Available

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Source of Study Guides 

Practices Tests

And General Information

ALL License Levels Available


LICENSING TESTS

Normal  per test Cost is set by the FCC/ARRL 
Fee $15

And are offered by many of 

The Local Amamteur Radio Groups

Either as a Scheduled TEST day

or at  their HAMFEST event.

- Check our HAMFEST Fliers page -

 
Often The Hosting club will offer the test for free
by paying the fee themselves to help promote the hobby

*NOTE* 
some Test sessions REQUIRE you Pre-Register 

Others Allow for WALK-IN test takers

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~ Do Not Go It Alone ~
Most HAMS have learned from "ELMERS"
Elmers are the Older usually Wiser HAMS
Who Can Help You get into the Hobby,
and answer your questions.
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So Join a LOCAL -  HAM Club
Such as L.A.R.A. 
or 
Another CLUB in your Area