VE Session Requirements:

  • Register a FCC CORES account and obtain an FRN.
  • Space is LIMITED and pre-registration is preferred. Please email:
  • FCC requires an email address to grant an amateur license.
  • Bring a check for the exam fee, $15.
  • If you hold an Amateur License, and are upgrading, please bring an official copy of your license.

HARC is not responsible for the FCC denying license grants due to their rules or requirements. For more information about licensing requirements for the Amateur Radio service, please visit