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VHF Short Range Certificate

  • 100 British pounds
  • Dock Avenue

Service Description

A course and exam for anyone who owns a fixed or handheld marine VHF radio. A radio is an important piece of safety equipment on board and it is vital to understand the correct procedures. The Short Range Certificate is the minimum qualification required by law to control the operation of VHF and VHF Digital Selective Calling (DSC) equipment on any British flagged vessel voluntarily fitted with a radio either fixed or hand held. You must apply directly to the RYA for an exam which will be held at the end of the course. You can apply here: The cost of the exam is £70 which is directly payable to the RYA. Please print off the exam paperwork and bring with you on the day of the course.

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • Fleetwood Sea School, Dock Avenue, Fleetwood, UK


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