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Marine Radio Whitsundays $199
Marine radio course. VHF or HF $199 including exam cost of $89
Sections marked with a ball are the important points for HF or long range. Those for VHF are marked with diamonds.
We have both books in hard copy for loan or purchase. The radio course runs for one day every monday. There’s a practical assessment and written exam once your confident. passmark 70% marked externally at the OMC.
Read the operators handbook below (the diamond marks are the important points for VHF and the circle icons are the HF important points. Have a tutorial session. Bring a passport photo! Do the practice quiz until you are confident. Sit the exam.
The examination and licence fee $89 to Office of Marine Communication at AMC is included. This get submitted to the AMC for marking and issue of your radio certificate, which gets posted to you.
You need short range for Coxswain and Long range for Master 24. Marine radio gets you the training and licence to be legal to operate VHF and HF radios both privately and for Charter Boats
MROCP is now LROCP – Long Range Operator Certificate of Proficiency. MROVCP is now SROCP – Short Range Operator Certificate of Proficiency.