The Anchorage Amateur Radio Club sponsors testing for all classes of Amateur Radio license, operating as the Anchorage Volunteer Examiner Coordinator. The Anchorage ARC VEC was the first VEC in the nation to be certified, and likewise was the first to give an exam.
Sitka Ham Amateur Radio Klub is happy they have accepted to be our VEC.
Test sessions are generally held on the first Saturday of each month from 12:00-13:30 at Harrigan Centennial Hall Room 7.
Exam fee is $15 and there are no restrictions. Youngsters
17 and under can take the test for free. Contact Darryl with questions.
Instructional material, books and other helpful study information is available to you from SHARK.
Our volunteer examiners are available for you to take any or all your tests. Technician class, General class and Extra class tests can all be taken here when you're ready.
SHARK has loaner books for any of the l
Amateur license class you would like to test for. We only use Gordon West books.
We want you to succeed. Don't get discouraged help is available.
The buddy system works for a lot of people and if you and a friend happen to both be interested in taking your exam this could work for you.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rules and regulations part 97.1 Basis and Purpose are designed to provide an amateur radio service having a fundamental purpose as expressed in the following principles:
(Information is available on the ARRL website.) http://www.arrl.org/