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!

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Maritime Radio
155 Ridge Road
St. John's, NL A1B 5E7

Course Date

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 7:00pm to Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 10:00pm


This course is two evenings in duration: Thursday, January 24, 2019 and Thursday, January 31, 2019 (7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.). Classes take place at the Marine Institute, 155 Ridge Road, St. John's.