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Maritime Radio with DSC - CLASSROOM

Suggested Prerequisite None

Details The Maritime Radio course teaches emergency radio procedures and everyday operating techniques. Learn all about the uses of marine radios, choice of frequencies, operation, phonetic alphabet, procedural words and phrases, as well as Digital Selective Calling and the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System, (DSC/GMDSS). All mariners, including recreational boaters, will want to take advantage of the many features and capabilities of this innovative form “automatic” radio. Secure your lifeline. Be sure that you and your family take the Maritime Radio course. This complete package will prepare you for the Restricted Operator Certificate (Maritime) with DSC Endorsement exam which is included as part of this courses. To operate a maritime radio, you need the certificate. It's the law!  Note: For optimal ePub readability we recommend PC and Android users download the free ePub reader application called Calibre. For Apple and Mac users we recommend using the free Books app the comes standard on Mac OS.

Start Date: Dec 7th, 2022

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Contact: Scott Savage
(647) 990-4936

Address: Oakville Trafalgar High School
1460 Devon Road
OAKVILLE, ON

Class Status: 13 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
135.00

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
135.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
95.00
Member Price
85.50

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Start Date: Feb 8th, 2023

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Contact: Scott Savage
(647) 990-4936

Address: Oakville Traflgar High School
1460 Devon Road
OAKVILLE, ON

Class Status: 14 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
127.50

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
135.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
110.00
Member Price
93.50

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Start Date: Apr 5th, 2023

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Contact: Scott Savage
(647) 990-4936

Address: Oakville Traflgar High School
1460 Devon Road
OAKVILLE, ON

Class Status: 17 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
127.50

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
135.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
110.00
Member Price
93.50

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Start Date: Jan 11th, 2023

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Contact: Alex Kerr
(250) 208-1584

Address: Royal Victoria Yacht Club
3475 Ripon Road
VICTORIA, BC

Class Status: 24 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
160.00
Member Price
144.00

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
135.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
135.00
Member Price
121.50

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Start Date: Mar 8th, 2023

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Contact: Alex Kerr
(250) 208-1584

Address: Royal Victoria Yacht Club
3475 Ripon Road
VICTORIA, BC

Class Status: 24 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
160.00
Member Price
144.00

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
135.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
135.00
Member Price
121.50

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Start Date: May 17th, 2023

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Contact: Alex Kerr
(250) 208-1584

Address: Royal Victoria Yacht Club
3475 Ripon Road
VICTORIA, BC

Class Status: 24 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
160.00
Member Price
144.00

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
135.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
135.00
Member Price
121.50

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Start Date: Apr 13th, 2023

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Contact: Ron Warby
(905) 389-5719

Address: Macassa Bay Yacht Club
80 Harbour Front Drive
HAMILTON, ON

Class Status: 20 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
140.00
Member Price
126.00
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
130.00(10.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Mar 28th, 2023
Member Price Discount Applied
116.00(10.00)

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
135.00
Member Price
121.50
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
125.00(10.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Mar 28th, 2023
Member Price Discount Applied
111.50(10.00)

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
110.00
Member Price
99.00
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
100.00(10.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Mar 28th, 2023
Member Price Discount Applied
89.00(10.00)

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Start Date: Dec 3rd, 2022

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Contact: Peter Bennett
(604) 817-4165

Address: St. James community Square
3214 West 10th Ave
VANCOUVER, BC

Class Status: 0 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
135.00

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
135.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
125.00
Member Price
112.50

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Start Date: Feb 4th, 2023

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Contact: Peter Bennett
(604) 817-4165

Address: St. James community Square
3214 West 10th Ave
VANCOUVER, BC

Class Status: 16 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
135.00

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
135.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
125.00
Member Price
112.50

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Start Date: Jan 14th, 2023

Start Time: 9:30 AM

Contact: Charles Hawkswell
(250) 334-0225

Address: Filberg Center
411 Anderton Avenue
COURTENAY, BC

Class Status: 10 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
110.00
Member Price
88.00

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Start Date: Mar 18th, 2023

Start Time: 8:30 AM

Contact: Alexa Stochmal
(250) 390-3805

Address: Safer Ocean Systems
214 Prideaux St
NANAIMO, BC

Class Status: 14 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
95.00
Member Price
76.00

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Start Date: Apr 15th, 2023

Start Time: 8:30 AM

Contact: Alexa Stochmal
(250) 390-3805

Address: Safer Ocean Systems
214 Prideaux St
NANAIMO, BC

Class Status: 14 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
95.00
Member Price
76.00

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Start Date: Jan 21st, 2023

Start Time: 8:30 AM

Contact: Alexa Stochmal
(250) 390-3805

Address: Safer Ocean Systems
214 Prideaux St
NANAIMO, BC

Class Status: 13 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
95.00
Member Price
76.00

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Start Date: Dec 10th, 2022

Start Time: 8:30 AM

Contact: Alexa Stochmal
(250) 390-3805

Address: Safer Ocean Systems
214 Prideaux St
NANAIMO, BC

Class Status: 4 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
95.00
Member Price
76.00

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Start Date: Feb 25th, 2023

Start Time: 8:30 AM

Contact: Alexa Stochmal
(250) 390-3805

Address: Safer Ocean Systems
214 Prideaux St
NANAIMO, BC

Class Status: 14 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
95.00
Member Price
76.00

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Start Date: May 27th, 2023

Start Time: 8:30 AM

Contact: Alexa Stochmal
(250) 390-3805

Address: Safer Ocean Systems
214 Prideaux St
NANAIMO, BC

Class Status: 14 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
150.00
Member Price
120.00

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
95.00
Member Price
76.00

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Start Date: Nov 30th, 2022

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Contact: Agathe Gaulin
(250) 247-9714

Address: Gabriola Community Hall
2200 South Road
GABRIOLA, BC

Class Status: 10 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
120.00
Member Price
96.00
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
70.00(50.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Dec 7th, 2022
Member Price Discount Applied
46.00(50.00)

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
110.00
Member Price
88.00
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
60.00(50.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Dec 7th, 2022
Member Price Discount Applied
38.00(50.00)

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
95.00
Member Price
76.00
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
45.00(50.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Dec 7th, 2022
Member Price Discount Applied
26.00(50.00)

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Start Date: Feb 14th, 2023

Start Time: 6:30 PM

Contact: Joe Gatfield
(519) 257-0559

Address: Your home office
Your place
WINDSOR, ON

Class Status: 15 Seats remaining

Pricing and Packages:

Maritime Radio DSC with Printed Book

Non-Member Price
135.00
Member Price
114.75

Maritime Radio DSC with ePub

Non-Member Price
125.00
Member Price
106.25

Maritime Radio DSC - No Book option for a 2nd Family Member

Non-Member Price
95.00
Member Price
76.00

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