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
191 Portsmouth Ave
Kingston, ON K7M 8A6

Course Date

Friday, April 5, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm


This course is two evenings 7 – 9:30 PM on Fri 5 and 12 Apr. Package 1 provides a printed Maritime Radio Student Notes Manual with CD at the Seminar 5 Apr and includes the Exam on 12 Apr. If you prefer an e-book, please buy and download the manual from  tab Shop, Course Material product number k10516e and sign up for Package 2 (Seminar & Exam). Package 3 (Exam only) is for students who study on their own.  

Registration is limited to 15 students. If you need the Certificate earlier, please call 613-650-1615 to arrange a date to write the exam in Kingston.

For information contact Peter French:   [email protected]