Restricted Radio Operator’s Certificate, Marine VHF – Self Study Guide




To operate a maritime radio, you need the Restricted Operator Certificate (Maritime) with DSC Endorsement. It’s the law!
The Maritime Radio course teaches emergency radio procedures, as well as everyday operating techniques to you and your family.
  • In module 1, you will be taught the uses of marine radios, choice of frequencies, operation, phonetic alphabet, procedural words and phrases.
  • Module 2 covers 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.
  • CD supplied with the Marine Radio Self Study contains CD (if requested it can be copied onto memory stick) provides computer based simulation of operation of the Marine VHF radio

Training materials (book and CD) can be picked up prior to the classroom training to give participants time to prepare for the course

  • Training materials can be picked up at 1928 74 St. SW, Edmonton, AB, T6X 0K3, or shipped by Canada Post, additional fee for shipping applies

All our CD’s work with Windows 7, XP and Vista.  We do experience problems with all the CD’s on MAC, but there are work-arounds for those problems, so you shouldn’t have any problems at all.

PLEASE NOTE:  There is an additional administration fee for the examination required to attain your certificate.