Maritime Radio

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!

See course table of contents.

Maritime Radio
Saint John, NB E2K 2P6

Course Date

Monday, July 8, 2019 - 7:00pm to Friday, December 20, 2019 - 9:00pm


This is a Self Study Radio Course Exam Challange and not a classroom course.

Would you like to do your own study and then Challenge the Restricted Operator Certificate (Maritime)   We welcome you.   We can offer a number of ways for you to be successful in this important certification.   Please contact me  and we can work out the best way for you to proceed.   The exam fee  is $50 but does not include any course materials.   If you would like the course materials and the exam the cost is $125.  Contact Doug St.Onge email  [email protected] or phone .(506) 343-1618.