VE Sessions

VE SessionS

The Kent County Amateur Radio Group

The VE sessions are held at Cranston Public Library, 140 Sockanosset Cross Road Cranston, RI , the VE Sessions start at 9:15 AM. No pre registration is needed. Testing dates are held regularly. Contact Ken Carr for more information: or call: (401) 491-9520 Here are the current ve session dates for 2018, Feb. 17 Apr. 14 June 9 July 21 Sept. 22 and Nov. 17.

Please have the following with you:

Fee: $15 exact cash (we do not make change) or personal check.
Have 2 forms of ID, one of which is a photo ID.
If you already have a ham license, bring the original and a photocopy (we keep the copy)
Know your SS no. or FRN.
Bring pen and pencil.
Bring a calculator; cell phones and tablets are not allowed during exams.
In the unlikely event that the exam must be cancelled I will email and call you.
Please provide me with your telephone number.

The Blackstone Valley Amateur Radio Club

Has VE sessions held at the Slatersville Congregational Church, located at the corner of School and Green Street in Slatersville, RI . Exams start at 9:00 AM and are held regularly. Contact Bob Jones WB1P for more information 401-333-4787. Here are the current ve sessions for 2019 January 12, March 9, May 11, October 12, December 14 2019

The Newport Country Radio Club

VE sessions are held at Middletown Baptist Church, The exams will be upstairs in the church hall , 1818 West Main Rd. (RT.114) Middletown, RI. Exams are given at 9:00 AM Exams are held regularly. Call: Jack N1JK for more information, 401-683-2250 or e mail:

The Newport County Radio Club, W1SYE, will be holding VE sessions
on the following dates in 2019.
All exams will be held at the Middletown Baptist Church, 1818 West Main
Rd., Middletown, RI, 02842, upstairs in the church hall. Walk ins are OK,
Any questions please call Jack P. Garforth at 401-683-2250 or
e-mail at :
Thanks, Jack, N1JK
73, Jack Garforth, N1JK


Has VE Sessions held the 1st Saturday of every month at the Cranston Public Library, 140 Sockanosset Cross Rd. Cranston, RI the testing begins at 9:15 AM. For more information contact: Contact: Bruce Herrick
(401) 741-2212 Email: