All marine radio users, except those operating 27MHz maritime radio stations, must be qualified. In Tasmania, it is a requirement that any recreational vessel operating outside sheltered waters must carry a marine radio.
The RYCT offers certificates of proficiency
Long Range Operator Certificate of Proficiency – HF (LROCP)
Short Range Operator Certificate of Proficiency – VHF(SROCP)
There are also fast track courses available on request.
MARINE RADIO CERTIFICATE LROCP (HF) – $190
Long range includes MF/HF 2 x 3hr sessions and exam session
- Partner is invited to attend for free but does not include exam
- Course numbers restricted to allow for practical exercises
- Additional or Individual courses can be arranged
Monday 26th November 2018 – REGISTER HERE
The course includes three sessions on Monday 26th, Tuesday 27th November 18:30 – 21:30 and exam on Monday 3rd December 18:00 – 20:00