Victor Valley

Amateur Radio Club


P.O. BOX 91
Apple Valley, California U.S.A.

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FCC Fee Changes

FCC Changes in Testing procedures starting in 2021

All applicants wishing to take their initial exam for the technician Level License must now have their FRN (Federal Registration Number) prior to taking their exam.

An FCC instructional video provides step-by-step instructions on how to obtain an FRN through the FCC's COmmission REgistration System (CORES).

The video is available at, .

The following websites will assist all new applicants in obtaining their FRN's via the FCC CORES system. Strongly recommend that all applicants visit each of these sites prior to taking an exam. This way there should be no surprises on the day of your exam.

1. (see item 4 on that page)



You should be aware that, as an applicant for an FCC Amateur Radio License, some information about you will be made publicly available via the FCC's Universal Licensing System (ULS), specifically information you submit on the NCVEC 605 form will be published:

- Your name
- Your mailing address
- Your license call sign and license class
- Felony conviction status
- Various transaction dates, administrative review statuses, etc.

Online Practice Exams

QRZ practice exams

Android Ham Test App

Ham Test Online

eHam Testing

FCC Question Pool

please note: there are several pages of change notes before the actual questions

2022-2026  Technician Questions
2019-2023 General Questions
2020-2024 Extra Questions