License Testing

Amateur Radio License Testing

On the odd months of the year, prior to the normally scheduled club meeting, the club offers testing for Amateur Radio Licenses.  The tests will be administered at 5:00 p.m. at the Eastman Toy F. Reid Recreation Center located at 400 S. Wilcox Dr., Kingsport, TN.  If you are interested in taking an exam, please contact Tom Price, KI4CVU, at or phone (423) 429-1500.  If you are testing for Technician Class, you must apply for an FRN (Federal Registration Number) first at     All applicants MUST Pre-Register with Tom prior to the day you would like to take an exam.

Here’s what you will need to bring:

  1. $15.00 cash for your test.  Please try to bring exact change.
  2. A photocopy of two forms of ID’s, one which must be a picture ID.
  3. A COPY of your current Amateur Radio License, if applicable
  4. You may also bring a non-programmable calculator, if needed.

Please Note: You MUST have photocopies for items 2 and 3 or you will not be able to take your test.  These items are sent to the FCC with your test results.