LARC Provides FCC License / Upgrade Testing
When: 10:00am on 4/1/17 (flyer has incorrect time)
Where: Clover Building at the Boulder County Fairgrounds, 9595 Nelson Road, near the intersection of Nelson and Hover Roads in Longmont. This is during LarcFest 2017, but note that the exam session is not in the same building as the LARCFest itself - Clover building is located south of the exhibit building. Fairgrounds Map
NOTE: You do not need to pay admission for LARCFest to attend the exam session (although we hope to see you there as well!)
Request Test Info: Contact Form
Please use this form to notify our VE's of your intent to attend a session and guarantee that there will be a testing session as scheduled Please include your phone number so we can notifiy you in case of any last-minute changes to the exam session.
What You Must Bring to the Exam Session:
There are several places on-line to take practice tests, including the following:
How to Become a VE:
The "V" in "VE" stands for "Volunteer." Serve the amateur radio community by helping others progress through the licensing process. Once you obtain your General license, you can become a (limited) VE.
There is no cost and the process is simple. For more information, visit the ARRL's Volunteer Examiner web page, contact us via the Contact Form, or talk to us after an exam session. We'd be happy to have you!
Other Testing Sites:
If our testing sessions do not work for you, here is information from various VECs:
The next closest local exams are probably given by the Boulder Amateur Radio Club's VE team. See their web page for more information.
Most ham fests also provide license exam sessions (one of our sessions is at our own yearly LARCFest).