Licencing exams are available at the Wyong Field Day for Australian and US Licences. See below for information regarding these licences.
Our education facilitator Karen VK2AKB who is a certified AMC assessor and training facilitator will be hosting training and examinations as part of the Wyong Field Day.
If you did wish to take the exam or for further information regarding any of the three classes of licence:
Amateur Radio Licence Assessments
Meeting place: Ground floor bar at 12 noon (at 1pm we will move to the Assessment Room)
You must bring:
Proof of identity (a Drivers Licence or similar document with photograph)
A passport sized colour photo
Soft lead Pencil, eraser and black biro pen
Basic calculator (non-programmable, no beeps)
Assessments are $90 each plus next available callsign $25 or choose a callsign $35.00
The AR Callsign Availability Database is now available at https://csdb.utas.edu.au/Callsign/SearchUnallocated
Please contact Karen VK2YX at firstname.lastname@example.org or 0429985039
Obtaining a US licence is most affordable, and simplifies operation while travelling in the US.
Apart from knowledge, gained from many online or other resources, candidates need the following: a US address (a friend’s, or family one; or Shopmate), an FRN from the FCC CORES site using this address, and any existing <B>US</B> licence or CSCE, plus pencils, an eraser, a pen, ID, and a non-programmable calculator (not part of a ‘phone). The fee is US$15 or $23 (subject to rates).
Further information and a contact form is available at: vea.org.au