Due To The COVID-19 Pandemic Safety Measures ALL Meetings In And Around Methodist Hospital Have Been Cancelled Until Further Notice!

All General Meetings Will Be Held Via Tele-Conferencing.

All VE Sessions Are Suspended Until Further Notice.



We will not have a facility for the July 19 VE session as of this date due to the Covid-19 opening plans in NYC.

In the interest of helping serve the Amateur Radio community and those seeking to attain a license or upgrade, we are referring those interested to the Columbia University Radio Club who are providing remote exam sessions.

Please follow this link, and read it thoroughly to see if you are interested in following their protocols for taking the exam.

Thanks for your interest in Amateur Radio

James Gallo, KB2FMH

VE Liaison

Kings County Radio Club


VE Liaison

James Gallo KB2FMH

VE Team

Howard, N2GOT, Roy, AC2GS, James KB2FMH, Simon K2FH, Bob KD2PPV, Jason WF2N, and  Berlotte KD2MYF


Get your first license or an upgrade, at our next VE session.


  • Sunday, January 19, 2020 at 1 PM
  • March 15, 2020, at 1 PM
  • May 17, 2020, at 1 PM
  • July 19, 2020, at 1 PM
  • September 13, 2020, at 1 PM
  • November 15, 2020, at 1 PM



VE Sessions we will be held ACROSS THE STREET from New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital at 501 Sixth Street, “Wesley House” in room 6B, on the sixth floor! Take the elevator to the 6th floor and follow the signs to Room 6B!

What to bring to a VE session:

Pen and Pencil
Photo ID with current mailing address
Simple calculator without programmable memory (if you bring one with memory you’ll be asked to clear all entries)
If you have an FCC issued Amateur License, bring a copy or know your FRN (Federal Registration Number) and Callsign
$15.00 Cash for the ARRL Processing Fee (We collect, not charge)
If you pass the exam, you may take the next level without another fee
If you do not pass the first exam, there will be another fee collected to take it again, at the same session or a future session

Online study guides:


Walk-Ins not accepted after 2 PM

Sponsored by the Kings County Radio Club


Walk-ins are allowed BUT PLEASE CONTACT James Gallo KB2FMH via email VE(at)
ahead of the session (replace (at) with @)