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
840 Ramsey Lake Rd
Sudbury, ON P3E 6H5

Course Date

Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm


The Sudbury Squadron of the Canadian Power and Sail Squadron will be holding a one day Maritime Radio course at the Living with Lakes Center at 840 Ramsey Lake Rd in Sudbury on Saturday April 27th, 2019. The course material will be distributed at least two weeks in advance and it is important that all student read through the course material and learn the phonetic alphabet prior to the course as the course will be a 4-5 hour review followed by the test.

If you have trouble registering or for further infromation please contact Alain Landry at [email protected]