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  Amateur Radio Operator Classes and Testing Schedule

SCHEART will be offering Amateur Radio Operator  Testing on June 20 2020

Testing will be offered on June 20 at 08:30am. Please bring a photo ID, An original and copy of any Ham Radio license and $10.00 cash. If a child is testing and has no photo I.D., bring a copy of a birth certificate. Also bring your FRN number, if you are taking the Technician test, very important. If you have trouble getting your FRN please contact before June 20.

Testing  will be held at SCETV headquarters, 1041 George Rogers Blvd. Columbia, SC  starting at  9:00 am SHARP, If you arrive after the testing starts at 9:00am you may be turned away. 

Please refer any questions to

        VE’s please be at SCETV by 8:15 am sharp to setup

We will practice safe distancing as best as we can.  Attend at your own risk and wear a mask if desired.
If you have tested for COVID19 and the results are either not returned, came back positive, or have been around anyone having done the same, you cannot attend the testing. A 14 day quarantine is required. This goes the same with the VE’s.

It is suggested that you purchase a study book from either the ARRL or Gordon West for the license level you are trying for.  Study the book before you attend the classroom sessions.

Classes and testing provided by SC Midlands VE Team

All classes are free. If you wish to attend, please RSVP to

Applicants should bring:

  • Picture ID (Drivers License, military ID, etc.)
  • Original and copy of any Amateur license currently held if trying for an upgrade
  • Testing fee: $10ºº – cash only – exact amount, please
  • FRN number if taking Technician test


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Newington, CT 06111
Columbia Liaison
Stan Slaughter

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