Test sessions for amateur radio are administered by volunteer examiners.

A few points to remember:
  • Arrive on time for the session
  • Bring two forms of identification, one of which is a legal photo ID
  • Bring the $15 required for the testing/processing fee
  • Bring a pen or pencil
  • You may bring a calculator
  • For upgrades: Bring the original and a copy of your current License and any CSCEs you may have

If you take a class the test may be given in-class. If you are upgrading your license or have completed some part of a previous test be sure to bring copies and the originals of your current license and CSCEs.

LMARS Testing

The Lake Monroe Amateur Radio Society conducts monthly amateur radio exams for all elements on the third Saturday at the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office off of 17-92 on 100 Eslinger Way (previously Bush Blvd.) in Sanford, across from Flea World. Be there at 9:15AM. For more information and registration contact Bob Cumming at 407-333-0690 or w2bzy@cfl.rr.com.

LARA Testing

Third Saturday of each month at the Lake Amateur Radio Association in Tavares on Highway 473, one mile from US 441, at 8:30AM. There is a talk-in available on frequency 147.255 MHz. For more information contact Paul Branch, K3NON, at tavflapaul@yahoo.com.

OARC Testing

OARC will give ARRL tests on the first Wednesday of each month at the Beardall Senior Center at the corner of Gore and Delaney. Be there at 5:30PM. For more information and registration contact Bob Cumming at 407-333-0690 or w2bzy@cfl.rr.com.

FCC Ham Radio License Exams - Clermont, Florida

First Saturday of each month at 10AM at the Cagan Crossings Library on Rt. 27, Clermont, FL. The location might change. Walk-ins are welcome. To confirm, email WA2FRW@aol.com.

Remember to bring your photo ID, any CSCEs that you hold (and copies of them), a photocopy of your current license if you are upgrading, and the $15.00 exam fee. Large print exams are available.

FCC Ham Radio License Exams - Orlando, Florida

Second Thursday of each month at Golden Corral Restaurant on Kirkman Road and Vineland, Orlando, at 11AM. Walk-ins are welcome. To confirm, email WA2FRW@aol.com or cagenhamtest@gmail.com.

Remember to bring your photo ID, any CSCEs that you hold (and copies of them), a photocopy of your current license if you are upgrading, and the $15.00 exam fee. Large print exams are available.

Get Involved With LMARS!


Interested in Ham Radio?

Learning Resources

LMARS Companion App

FREE Download From Google Play Store

LMARS Resources

The next LMARS meeting is on November 01, 2018

©2018 Lake Monroe Amateur Radio Society. All rights reserved. | Designed by GlowPuff