The MPARC W5YI VE team holds regular testing sessions throughout the year. Tests are offered for all amateur license levels (Technician, General, and Amateur Extra).
Test sessions are held on the last Saturday of odd-numbered months at the Abingdon Volunteer Rescue Squad, 2676 Hayes Rd. Check in begins at 9AM and testing begins at 9:30AM.
***Important Note about May 2018 Testing Session*** Due to unplanned maintenance at Fire Station 3 the May Testing session has been moved to Nick’s Steakhouse at Gloucester Point. The address is 1440 George Washington Memorial Hwy.
The registration fee to take a test is $14, cash is preferred. When coming to a test session, please bring 2 forms of ID (one must be a picture ID), original and copy of Amateur License (if any), and original and copy of Certificate of Successful Completion of Exam (CSCE, if any). It is also recommended that you bring a completed NCVEC Application form (#605) (not required) . The form is available at http://www.ncvec.org/downloads/2017NCVEC605.pdf . Please check out http://www.arrl.org/what-to-bring-to-an-exam-session for more information.
For more information on MPARC’s W5YI testing sessions, please contact Joy W2JMS. Please mention W5YI Testing in the subject of your e-mail.
2018 Testing Sessions:
January 27 March 31
- May 26 (**Note Location Change Above**)
- July 28
- September 29
- November 24