License Exams


The information below is tentative, and subject to frequent changes as the COVID-19 situation changes. Please contact the VEC committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for the current testing status. and the reflector will be updated as the information becomes available.

License exams in will be held on April 17, 2021. Compliance with COVID-19 restrictions is required.

When the COVID alert level permits, license exams are offered at the Klein Volunteer Fire Department Administration Building. The Administration Building is located behind Klein Fire Department Station 4, 16810 Squyres Rd, Spring, TX 77379.

Parking is provided behind the Administration building. Use the entrance behind the Administration Building.

  • Saturday, April 17, 2021
  • Gates will open at 8:30 A.M.
  • Testing will be from 9:00 A.M. until 12:00 P.M.
  • The gates will be closed and locked at 12:30 P.M.

Please observe the following guidelines:

Please be sure to bring the following items to the exam session:

  • Identification:
    • One legal photo ID (identification):
      • State Driver’s License
      • Student School Photo ID card
    • If no photo ID is available, two forms of identification are required. Acceptable identification may be any two (2) of the following:
      • Birth certificate (must have the appropriate seal)
      • Social security card
      • School ID card
      • Your FCC issued Federal Registration Number (FRN) is now required. Your Socail Security number is no longer accepted.
VEC’s are required by the FCC to submit your FRN with your license application form. Please register your SSN with the FCC before exam day. Once you have the FCC issued FRN, you may no longer use your SSN on the application. For instructions on how to register your SSN with the FCC and receive your FRN, visit the FCC Registration instructions page.
  • If you currently hold an Amateur Radio License, bring a photocopy of your current Amateur Radio license, a reference copy printed out from the FCC website, or the license information printed from ARRL website or QRZ website,
  • If you have if you have previously taken the exam for any class of license, bring the original(s) and photocopy(s) of the Certificates of Successful Completion of Examination (CSCE) you may hold from previous exam sessions. A copy will be retained by the VEC.
  • Two number two pencils with erasers and a pen.
  • A calculator with the memory erased and formulas cleared is allowed.
  • A check, a money order, or cash to cover the exam session fee(s). The exam fee is $15.00 for each exam.

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If you want to learn more about becoming a volunteer examiner, or have questions about the exam, please contact Ron Matusek, ARRL VEC Liason.

Klein VFD Admin Building
--located behind the fire station--




 Volunteer Examiners