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The SIARC Volunteer Examiner Team is proud to be a part of the Laurel-VEC and holds Amateur Radio exam sessions on the 2nd Wednesday of every other month starting in January (see schedule below)

The SIARC Volunteer Examiner Team is proud to be a part of the Laurel-VEC and holds Amateur Radio exam sessions on the 2nd Wednesday of every month (see schedule below).Walk-in applicants are welcome and the site is handicapped accessible.

We would be happy to schedule special group exam sessions to accommodate amateur radio classes.

** Although not a requirement, we prefer that you pre-register in advance of attending an examination session. Please indicate the test session date that you plan to attend.

SCHEDULE FOR 2018:

  • January 10th
  • March 14th
  • May 9th
  • July 11th
  • September 12th
  • November 14th


  • LOCATION:Ontario County Safety Training Facility (EMO) 2914 County Rd.48, Canandaigua NY 14424

    TIME: 6:30PM

    TEST FEE:There is no exam fee

    for more information please contact: Russ Harris 585-738-0321
    Examinees should bring:

    Effective September 7, 2017 the FCC requires applicants for new licenses, upgrades or call sign changes to answer if they have been convicted of a felony. A copy of the 605 that will be used and the instructions of what you need to do if you answer can be had by following the links indicated.

    Effective December 1, 2001, the FCC will not process license application forms that do not include an FCC Registration Number, or FRN.

    All applicants taking a test for the first time must have a FRN. The Web link you can register for your FRN is here. Register FRN

    If you already hold a license, you may be able to get your FRN from one of the web-based call books: try the ARRL or QRZ.

    You can also call the FCC directly about this at (800)480-3201.

    There is no fee for SIARC-Laurel-VEC VE sessions


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