To operate a maritime radio, you need the Restricted Operator Certificate (Maritime) with DSC Endorsement. It's the law!
The Maritime Radio course teaches emergency radio procedures, as well as everyday operating techniques to you and your family.
You will be taught the uses of marine radios, choice of frequencies, operation, phonetic alphabet, procedural words and phrases.
This manual also covers 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.
Extra: A sheet that mentions URL to retrieve online VHF study material
PLEASE NOTE: There is an additional administration fee for the examination required to attain your certificate.