Students will learn how on board radios and handheld radios, EPIRBs, SARTs, AIS and DSC-enabled radios, are used effectively in marine communications. This is a prerequisite for students becoming flotilla or bareboat skippers. A radio license is required to operate a VHF radio in Canada!
This course is typically added on to the crew or skipper course. Students are required to finish the theory portion online prior to working through the practical with their instructor. The online theory course is $95USD and can be paid online to IYT.
More details on IYT site here