Maritime Radio

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 with CD, and the new Digital Selective Calling, will prepare you for the Restricted Operator Certificate (Maritime) with DSC Endorsement exam. To operate a maritime radio, you need the certificate. It's the law!

See course table of contents.

Maritime Radio
5 Oak Street
Hansport, NS B0P 1P0

Course Date

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 6:00pm to Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 5:00pm


The Course will be run over two sessions: Friday, March 17, from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 19, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The Saturday in-between sessions will allow you to study key sections of the text in preparation for the exam at the end of the session on Sunday.