GMDSS VHF Radio training
GMDSS VHF Radio Course with Lagoon Watersports
It is a legal requirement that someone onboard has a VHF license and this course teaches basic radio operation and what to do in situations of distress and emergencies. It is extremely beneficial to learn how to use a VHF as it is one of the most important safety features on any boat. We run this course from our classroom in Brighton Marina.
• The Basics Of Radio Operation
• Emergency Position
• Distress, Emergency & Medical Assistant Procedures
• Ship To Shore Calls
• Global Maritime Distress & Safety System
• Search & Rescue
• The Correct Frequencies to Use
• Digital Selective Calling
Course Objective: You will understand basic procedures and how to operate a VHF Radio.
Course Assessment: There is a short written exam at the end of the course. Please note the exam fee is £60 made payable to the RYA.
Prerequisite: Knowledge of Phonetic Alphabet & Passport Photo
For more information please call 01273 424842 opt1 or Email Us