Cookeville Repeater VE Team

A Laurel VEC Team

FREE Amateur Radio Testing

Pre-Registration Required for the remainder of 2020. No Walk-Ins Please. Thank You.

Please stay outside in your vehicle till someone directs you in because we have to keep the number of individuals at 10 or less in the meeting room. Thank You.

Testing at

Upper Cumberland Regional Airport - Hangar 2 Meeting Room

750 Airport Rd., Sparta TN 38583

Please call or email if you need special assistance so we can accommodate your need.

If you have never been licensed have a picture ID.

If you have never been licensed and don't have an FRN please Obtain an FRN at the Link below.

You can do so by following the document in the "Useful Documents" page called "Obtaining An FRN".

If upgrading have your picture ID & Ham license.

Registration starts at 5:45pm

Testing starts at 6:00pm

If you have a Special Need Please contact us and let us know your need. Thank you.

We will not accept a Social Security Number, so we require an FRN ("Obtaining An FRN")


Dale Miller, KC2CBD or Brenda Miller, KC4CBD

931-432-2537 or

Carl Johnson, NC4RL


Testing for 2020 will be:

  • September 24

  • November 19

You will need an FRN if your not already an Amateur Radio Operator to take your first test at our testings.

Special Assistance (Needs) include Large Print, having a test read to you, etc.

Team Leader: Dale Miller, KC2CBD

Deputy Team Leader: Carl Johnson, NC4RL