Amateur Radio License Exam – Updated – May 22, 2021

OH-KY-IN and QCEN are jointly sponsoring an exam session for all classes of amateur radio license, technician, general, and extra.  The session is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Saturday morning, May 22nd, at Sellman Park in Madeira.   It’s an outdoor location with a covered shelter in case of inclement weather.  Location is 6701 Marvin Avenue, 45243.  See below for updated location information.

A fee of $15.00 will be charged.

Applicants who have never had a radio license are reminded that they are REQUIRED to register in the FCC CORES system and receive an FCC Registration Number (FRN) before exam day.  Instructions and a video tutorial are available on the ARRL website.

Applicants for upgrades are reminded that they must present a copy of their current license to the exam team for submission with the paperwork.

Pre-registration is not required.

For questions, send an email to

Update (05/13/2021 @4:26 PM):

The date and time of the previously announced Ham Radio exam session remain the same—10 a.m. on Saturday, May 22nd.  But we have to make a location change.  The new location will be 2104 St. Michael Street, Cincinnati, 45204, in the Education Matters building.  The building is at the corner of Burns and St. Michael streets, and there is on-street parking on St. Michael Street.