Study Materials

Study materials for the amateur radio exams can come from a number of sources, locally and online.

In the Las Vegas Area:

You may also purchase them through Dennis Simon, an ARRL instructor.

You can also purchase study materials online:

Amateur Radio Relay League (ARRL)
W5YI Group
Ham Radio Outlet (HRO)

Here are a few locations with study materials or online courses. Some of them are free, while others you may need to purchase.

You can download the question pool (actual questions and answers) for free from the NCVEC website. Element 2 is Technician, this is your first license.  Element 3 is General, your second level, and element 4 is Extra class. you can take practice exams for free. You will need to create an account.

No-Nonsense Study Guides

NC4FB Self-Study programs
“Kid Friendly” Technician License Self-Study Program – Online ham radio exam course.

Ham Test Online – Online ham radio exam courses that progresses with your level. This is a paid site.

Are you looking for a class to learn with a live instructor? Visit for more information. Class dates may be available on our calendar.