Marine Radio

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.

For More information, please contact Greg Brooks: or Nick Hutton:



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