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
1718 Balmoral Ave
Comox, BC V9M 2N1

Course Date

Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm


Women only course taught by Experienced Women Boaters

Pre-reading of course material is required and students must know the phonetic alphabet prior to attending the course.