VE Session

Ham radio exams, or more formally known as 'VE Sessions' are required for an individual to obtain their amateur radio license. The Putnam Emergency and Amateur Repeater League (PEARL) conducts VE Sessions several times a year. You will find a list of articles mentioning VE Sessions below, or you can go to the current schedule of exams, or on our Training page.

Field Day 2015

Once again PEARL will be participating in ARRL's Field Day event. Field day is an event where the objective is to work as many other amateur radio stations in the United States and Canada. Field day is most likely the single largest emergency preparedness drill in the country. PEARL will also be conducting a VE Session all throught Saturday for those who want to take an exam for their amateur radio license. For more information regarding the VE Session use the contact form and choose the "License Classes" category.

PEARL will be operating from The Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park in Carmel, NY, see map below PEARL will be operating under the K2PUT callsign.

VE Test Session September 26th 2015

PEARL will be holding an amateur radio licensing test session, "VE Session", on September 26th 2015 at 10:00 AM at The Mahopac Public Library, in Mahopac, NY.
All are welcome, but it is recommended to contact PEARL ahead of time to ensure enough test material will be on hand.

VE Test Session September 27th 2014

PEARL will be holding an amateur radio licensing test session, "VE Session", on September 27th 2014 at 10:00 AM at The Mahopac Public Library, in Mahopac, NY.
All are welcome, but it is recommended to contact PEARL ahead of time to ensure enough test material will be on hand.

VE Test Session April 26th 2014

PEARL will be holding an amateur radio licensing test session, "VE Session", on April 26th 2014 at 10:00 AM at The Mahopac Public Library, in Mahopac, NY.
All are welcome, but it is recommended to contact PEARL ahead of time to ensure enough test material will be on hand.

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