Marine Radio

Using our state of the art computer programs to send and recieve distress messages and our radios linked together  enables a student to get a feeling for the real thing therefore if the worst happened your training would kick straight in producing the required response from vessels and stations around you .This course could save your life!!

This radio operator qualification authorises the holder to operate a VHF radio fitted with Digital Selective Calling on board any British vessel which is voluntarily fitted with radio equipment.

Course type: Theory
Suggested minimum pre-course experience: None
Assumed knowledge: None
Course content: Use of marine radios including GMDSS. Routine, distress, urgency and safety procedures
Ability after course: Can use a marine VHF radio
Minimum duration: 1 day including exam