Ham Radio Academy Frequently Asked Questions
Once you pass that first test, you’ll have to wait for the FCC to issue you a “call sign.” (mine is K5HRA for example) When you have that, you can start talking on the air!
The FCC re-structured the amateur radio license system in 2007, and eliminated the Morse code requirements from ALL amateur radio licenses.
Of course eventually you’ll probably find yourself wanting to learn Morse code, but that’s a different story! 😉