Amateur Radio Examination Schedules

Have you been studying for an upgrade, or just want to get your first Amateur Radio Operators License?

W5YI testing is held the second Saturday of every other month at the Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library, 3100 Emerson Ave., Parkersburg, WV. Testing is at Noon.

Applicants must Pre-register by contacting one of the below listed EC's one week prior to testing date. If there are no registrations testing will be cancelled.

Ken Harris WA8LLM / Unit 251
Home 304 679 3470
Cell 304 481 3840
E-Mail Kenny Harris WA8LLM
Cathy Wotring KC8DJJ/ Unit 257
Home 304 210-3837
Cell 304 481 3840
E-Mail Cathy Wotring KC8DJJ

Here is the current 2016 schedule

Date Location Time
June10 Parkersburg - Wood County Public Library 12:00 PM
August 12 Parkersburg - Wood County Public Library 12:00 PM
October 7 Parkesbrug HAMFEST Mineral Wells Farigrounds 10:00 AM
December 9 Parkersburg - Wood County Public Library 12:00 PM

 

NOTE: Testing is sponsored by the W5YI-VEC Group. Examiner,Cathy Wotring supplies the dates and times. Wood County Emergency Communications is not responsible for misprints, incorrect information or cancelled testing session. Testing will not be held if there are no registrants for the testing date.

 

New Licensing Requirements

Candidates must bring two sets of ID, one with a picture. Advance notice of special circumstance requirements would be appreciated. Testing is $14.00 USD and start immediately after registration. You may bring calculators provided they don't store text.

Upgrading Requirements

If Upgrading you will needs to have a photocopy of your license, and the original. If you have a Certificate of Completion for which you want credit, bring a photocopy and the original with you. Advance notice of special circumstance requirements would be appreciated. Testing is $14.00 USD and starts immediately after registration. Calculators are allowed provided they don't store text.

 

W5YI Group

Map to Mid-Ohio Valley Health Department (MOVHD)

211 6th Street
Parkersburg, WV. 26101

 

Map to Wood County Public Library

3100 Emerson Ave.
Parkersburg, WV 26104

 

W5YI-VE Contact Person

Ken Harris WA8LLM
Phone:

  • (304) 679-3470 H
  • (304) 481-3840 C

Study Guides and Practice Tests

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