Exam Preperation

You will finde all the necessary information on the Web site of the ARRL so please have a look in the "Licensing, Education & Traning" section.

Special the subsection "Getting Licensed" will be interesting for you:
http://www.arrl.org/getting-licensed

Notice the validation of the question pools:

  • Technician (Element 2) until 30th Juni 2022
  • General (Element 3) until 30th Juni 2019
  • Amateur Extra (Element 4) until 30th Juni 2020

Education

For your exam preparation there two printed books or ebooks (Kindle) available from the ARRL for each license class:

  • License Manual 4rd Edition (Technician) | Tech Q&A 7th Edition
  • General Class License Manual 8th Edition | General Q&A 5th Edition
  • Extra Class License Manual 11th Edition | Extra Q&A 4rd Edition

Please use the latest valid issues only. You can order the printed issues form the ARRL online store and the ebooks via the Kindle online store from Amazone.

Training

There are different possibilities of traning for your exams. On the following ARRL Web site there is an online training available: http://arrlexamreview.appspot.com/

Apps for iOS and Android mobile devices are also available like "FCC Ham Radio Test Prep" from Dauntless Software:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.dauntless.fbf.ama (Android)
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/id412428840 (iOS)

For iOS the apps "Amateur Radio Exam Prep" von Patrick J Maloney LLC. are usefull:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/amateur-radio-exam-prep-technician/id297951496?mt=8