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 dates for 2018. Jan. 27 Mar. 24 May 19 Aug. 25 Oct. 27 and Dec. 29.information 401-333-4787.

2019 sessions on:  January 12th, March 9th, May 11th, August 10th, October 12th, and December 29th 


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 ve sessions for 2018 are the following dates: March 10, June 9, September 8 and December 8.


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: