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Bedford Basin Yacht Club

Maritime (VHF) Radio Course

  • May 12, 2013
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • BBYC
  • 12


  • Includes all materials and CPS certificate. Family members for an Additional $50 per person.

Registration is closed


Proper use of VHF radios for everyday communication, radio checks, standard procedures, and most important, the VHF RADIO as the CENTRAL PART of OUR COASTAL SAFETY SYSTEM.  Digital Selective Calling (DSC) and Maritime Mobile Service Identity (MMSI) as enhancements to both communication and automatic Distress Signaling is covered.  And the integration of the Automatic Identification System (AIS) in new VHF radios is another leap forward in SAFETY when boating.

Course will run Sunday, 12 May, 9am - 5pm.

All successful participants will receive a Canadian Power and Sail Squadron, Restricted Operators Certificate (Maritime) with DSC endorsement.

Registration by  01 May.

Cost: $70.00

(additional family members $50.00/per)

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