RYA/MCA VHF Radio Operation SRC (Short Range Certificate)
A radio is an important piece of safety equipment on board and it is vital to understand the correct procedures. If you own a marine radio hand held or fixed set, you are required by law to hold an operators license. This course will teach you the basics of operating and understanding a VHF radio on board a yacht. This certificate is a pre exam requirement for RYA Yachtmaster Coastal, Offshore and Ocean Skipper Exams.
What you'll learn:
- Correct frequency usage
- Distress, Emergency and Medical assistance procedures
- Digital Selective Calling (DSC) using simulators
- Emergency Position indicating radio beacons (EPIRB)
- Global Maritime Distress and Safety System
Duration: 1 day
Fees: R1650 includes training and certificates, course book and use of radio equipment (excludes £60 RYA fees for SRC Radio Certificate).
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