Anchorage ARC VEC Accepting Remote VE Applications

By: Kent Petty, KL5T, Chairman, Anchorage ARC VEC

The Anchorage ARC VEC is accepting a limited number of applications for Volunteer Examineers (VEs) to assist with our Remote Volunteer Examination Program.  Applicants must:

  1. Be at least 18 years of age
  2. Hold a valid FCC-issued Amateur Radio license of General, Advanced, or Extra class (Extra class preferred)
  3. Never have had their license revoked or suspended for cause
  4. Have a suitable computer with camera, microphone, and internet bandwidth to participate in “remote” examination sessions
  5. Ability to apply rules relative to Volunteer Examiner activities as prescribed in Part 97 and in the Anchorage ARC VEC manual
  6. Agree to abide by the policies and procedures set forth by the Anchorage ARC VEC
  7. Pass an open-book, 30-question, multiple choice examination
  8. Remain “current” in the Anchorage ARC VEC program by participating in at least 1 examination session per year, or by retaking the Anchorage ARC VE written examination if no participation in an examination session over the past 12 months
  9. Maintain current contact information with the Anchorage ARC VEC

Previous experience as a VE is preferred by is not required.

Go here to learn more about becoming a Volunteer Examiner with the Anchorage ARC VEC:

Go here to apply to be a VE with the Anchorage ARC VEC:

Only a limited number of applications will be accepted, so please don’t wait!

Thanks and 73.