Examination Format

The examination comprises a multiple choice question paper with 60 questions and the time allowed is 2 hours.  Four possible answers are shown for each question, only one of which is correct.  Candidates must decide which of the options is correct and place a tick in the appropriate box on the answer sheet.  There may be other possible answers to some questions; however, the choice of the correct answer from the options given is required.

The pass mark is 60% and a pass is required in each of the two main sections of the paper Section A and Section B. Negative marking is not used in the examination.

The two main sections of the paper are:

Section A – Amateur Radio Regulations and Related Topics (30 Questions) : Pass Mark 60% Section B – Amateur Radio Theory and Related Topics (30 Questions) : Pass Mark 60%