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Radio exams

BT&P organizes twice a year exams in the field of radio communication for Curaçao and Bonaire. The courses prior to the exam are intended for obtaining the certificate VHF Maritime communication, General Operator's Certificate Marcom-A (GOC), Restricted Operator's Certificate Marcom-B (ROC) or the Radio amateur authorization (N and C). 

The next radio exams will take place in November 2018. Written applications can be submitted at Bureau Telecommunicatie en Post until 31 October 2018 at the latest, with a reference to "Radio-exam" or you can mail to Radio-examens@burtel.cw.

You can also directly enroll here by filling in the Registration form Radio exam.

Fees for radio exams

There are costs associated with the registration for the radio exams. In order to participate in the exam the candidate must also pay the exam fee upon registration. For the upcoming exam the payment deadline is 31 October 2018. After the exam fee has been paid, the candidate will receive a written invitation for the exam. 

Exam VHF maritime communication certificate NAF. 50.00
Exam Restricted Operator’s Certificate - Marcom - B
(Restricted Operator’s Certificate)      
NAF. 100.00
Exam General Operator’s Certificate - Marcom - A
(General Operator’s Certificate)
NAF. 150.00
Amateur Radio Operator’s Exam for licenses N NAF. 75.00
Amateur Radio Operator’s Exam for licenses C NAF. 75.00


In case of failure to pay, the registered candidate will not be able to participate in the exam. Payment of this fee must be fulfilled before the final date of payment as published by BT&P. Fees are not refundable if the candidate withdraws or fails to show up at the exam. 

Payment information

You may pay the examination fee at the cashier of Bureau Telecommunicatie en Post or through Maduro & Curiel’s Bank, bank account number 13302608, stating your name and the exam that you register for.

You must send a copy of your payment or proof of deposit to BT&P, by e-mail to Radio-examens@burtel.cw, by fax to +(599-9) 736-5265 or you can drop it off personally at the BT&P office, Beatrixlaan 9, Willemstad Curaçao.