VEC Program

The Anchorage Amateur Radio Club sponsors testing for all classes of Amateur Radio license, operating as the Anchorage Volunteer Examiner Coordinator. The Anchorage ARC VEC was the first VEC in the nation to be certified, and likewise was the first to give an exam. 

Who do we test?
Examination Locations and Schedules
What to bring when upgrading or applying for relicensing (for amateurs holding expired licenses)?
Remote Testing
Charges for Testing

Contact the VE Chairman:

Telephone: (907) 632-3963
Mail:  Kent Petty, KL5T
          Chairman, Anchorage VEC
          21440 Falling Water Circle
          Eagle River, AK 99577

Brief History of the VEC Program
The VEC Mission Statement
Anchorage ARC VEC policy statement

There are several links listed on this page (below). Use these links to learn about the various aspects of the testing programs we offer, and to find a Volunteer Examiner close to you. We hope you will take advantage of the opportunity to join the ranks of Amateur Radio Operators – the greatest hobby in the world!

If you have questions about Amateur Radio in general or specific questions about the testing program, you may send an e-mail to us.

Alaskan Amateur Radio ClubsHow do I learn the Morse Code?
Anchorage Amateur Radio Club Main PageRenewal of expired licenses
When and where can I find a testing session?Volunteer Examiners Instruction Manual
What do I need to bring to the exam session?Volunteer Examiner Listing
What happens after I pass the exam?How do I become a Volunteer Examiner?
Where can I obtain instructional materials?What about the Remote Testing program?