This one day Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) approved course teaches you to use VHF (Short Range) as well as MF and HF (Long Range) radio for distress, urgency, safety and general calls. The course includes GMDSS and DSC.
Operators of ship radio stations in Australia must possess a certificate of proficiency.
The marine radio provides an essential link both to global safety services and to other seafarers.
The course takes place at the Flying Fish Sail Academy at Middle Harbour Yacht Club.
If you prefer to study at home and just want an invigilated exam at Flying Fish, we can arrange this for $185. Please contact us via the menu above to book a time.
Training, exam fee and certification.
No previous experience is necessary. When you book we will send you some pre-course reading.
it is very helpful to learn the Phonetic Alphabet beforehand.