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24 Feb Testing | Comments

Amateur Radio Exam Day – March 12th

Amateur Radio Exam Day – March 12th

Regular amateur radio license testing is held on the 2nd Saturday of each ODD month at the South Georgia Regional Library in Valdosta. Testing sessions start at 11:00 AM. Remember to bring a photo ID and a personal check (no cash or credit cards) made out to “ARRL-VEC” to the exam session. For more information […]

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Ham Cram – Amateur Radio License

Ham Cram – Amateur Radio License

Valdosta Amateur Radio Club (VARC) – Ham Cram 2016  DATE: Saturday February 20, 2016 LOCATION: Department of Health – 325 W Savannah Ave. Valdosta  TIME: 8:00 am- 5:30 pm – Be on time!  Program Description: HAM CRAM is a no Morse code AMATEUR RADIO TECHNICIAN LICENSE cram session. The cram session will assist participants with their […]

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15 Mar Testing | Comments

March 11th – Ham Radio Testing Results

March 11th – Ham Radio Testing Results

 We had three from Nashville, one from Alapaha, and a “walk-in” from Waycross.  All took the Technician test and passe!  The one from Alapaha then took the General and passed.  We had a good ham radio exam day! Congratulations to those who passed and are now new hams! Patricia McCloud, Gene Milton and Jim Freeman […]

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12 May Testing | Comments

Amateur Radio Testing Results – May 12th

Amateur Radio Testing Results – May 12th

Today was the second Saturday of the odd month so the testing team met to give amateur radio exams in the greater Valdosta area.  Here are the results of this month’s session.  The total number of people who came t0 the exam session was five. The results of the session is as follows:  Two passed […]

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21 Apr Testing | Comments

HamCram Session- April 21st

HamCram Session- April 21st

Today the VARC held its first ever HamCram session with five dedicated participants present.  Two hams were prepared for their upgrade to general class while three remaining persons were “craming” to become technicians or new hams. HamCrams are a excellent way for people wishing to obtain their ham radio license in our fast paced society.  […]

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11 Mar Testing | Comments

Amateur Radio Testing – March

Amateur Radio Testing – March

Amateur Radio license testing was held again at the public library in Valdosta on Saturday March 10th.  Only one preregistered amateur came to take an exam.  They tested for extra class and passed in very little time with flying colors.  VARC members would like to express their congratulations to you on passing extra class! We […]

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14 Jan Testing | Comments

Amateur Radio Testing Report January 14th

Amateur Radio Testing Report January 14th

The Valdosta area amateur radio testing team met today to once again to test new hams and to upgrade older ones.  All of the ones testing today came from Florida.  Two of those testing passed their extra class and two passed their technician class license. We want to congratulate those on their upgrades and new […]

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13 Nov Testing | Comments

License Testing Report

License Testing Report

Amateur Radio license testing was held again at the public library in Valdosta on Saturday November 12th.  The preregistered folks where not able to make it to this testing session for personal reasons but they are still planning on testing at a later date.  There was one walk in who tested for general and passed […]

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28 Sep Testing | Comments

Amateur Radio Exam Day – Two pass their Technician Class License

Amateur Radio Exam Day – Two pass their Technician Class License

On Saturday September 10th the dedicated Amateur Radio exam team met once again to give exams to two new potential hams. For a number of years now Larry Leonard- KI4JKB, Jim Freeman- KF4OVP and Gene Milton- N1AZZ have been meeting on the 2nd Saturday of each odd month to give exams at the Valdosta Public […]

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13 Jul Testing | Comments

Amateur Radio Exam Day – Big Success!

Amateur Radio Exam Day – Big Success!

Last Saturday July 9th the dedicated Amateur Radio exam team met once again to give exams to new potential hams and to others looking to upgrade their license class. For a number of years now Larry Leonard- KI4JKB, Jim Freeman- KF4OVP and Gene Milton- N1AZZ have been meeting on the 2nd Saturday of each odd […]

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