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VHF Radio Operator Certificate

Essential for captains of both sail and power-driven vessels, this one day course teaches you the correct procedure for operating a marine VHF radio.



Radio Theory: how a radio works

Use of inboard and handheld VHF

Radio conventions and correct procedures

Emergency calls (Mayday, Pan Pan)

Phonetic alphabet and procedure words

GMDSS and Search and rescue operations


This course can be offered in our classrooms in either Phuket or Krabi. Theory will be covered by an instructor, with opportunities for you to make use of equipment, before taking a written assesment to complete the course.

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