VHF Radio (ROC-M)

VHF Radio

VHF Radio

2019 Courses in Port Credit

Courses have concluded for the 2019 boating season.
Private Group Courses are still available. If you have a group of four or more students, please contact us to arrange a private course: Email – info@boaterskills.ca or call 905-484-2628
Minimum age for registration is 12 years


Maritime Radio Course

To operate a VHF radio you must have an ROC-M certificate (Restricted Operator’s Certificate – Maritime) – its the law.

This Maritime Radio Course teaches emergency radio procedures and every day operating techniques. Learn about channel frequencies, the phonetic alphabet, procedural words and phrases as well as Digital Selective Calling (DSC) and the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS). This two-day course includes the exam.

PLEASE NOTE: Students must know the phonetic alphabet to receive a passing grade:

(Phonetic Alphabet download)


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