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Maritime Radio VHF/DSC (English)  (updated 14 January 2018)

(This course is open to the public)


For information not found on this website, email or telephone us - contact details on the Executive Committee page.

FALL 2017 COURSE DATES AND INFORMATION

  • Registration:  Online Registration form at the National CPS website
  • VHF Course #1: Wednesdays September 20th to October 4th

Course Price:  Member $145.00, Non-member $190.00

WINTER 2018 COURSE DATES AND INFORMATION

  • Registration:  Online Registration form at the National CPS website
  • VHF Course #2: Wednesdays February 7th to February 21st

Course Price:  Printed Material: Member $90.00, Non-member $135.00
eBook: Member $85.00, Non-member $130.00

SPRING 2018 COURSE DATES AND INFORMATION

  • Registration:  Online Registration form at the National CPS website
  • VHF Course #3: Wednesdays April 4th to April 18th
  • VHF Course #4: Wednesdays May 9th to 23rd

Course Price:  Printed Material: Member $90.00, Non-member $135.00
eBook: Member $85.00, Non-member $130.00

Course Times & Info:

  • 1900 - 2100  at St. Patrick High School. (Use western most door )

COURSE DESCRIPTION

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!

REGISTER ONLINE
through the CPS National Site