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RYA Marine Radio Short Range Certificate (SRC) (Level 1 Certificate)

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Course Overview

This course is delivered through blended learning, The course can be started at any point during the academic year and students will work at their own pace via online support.The RYA Marine Radio Short Range Certificate (SRC) is the minimum qualification required to operate marine VHF radio equipment on a UK flagged vessel. This includes both fixed and handheld equipment with and without Digital Selective Calling (DSC). It is obtained by successfully completing an SRC exam conducted at an RYA Recognised Training Centre. Most candidates are required to complete an RYA SRC course prior to taking the exam, therefore the majority of exams take place after marine radio SRC courses. When booking a SRC course the RYA training centre will give you details of the time and location for the exam.
  • Start Date
    13 Sep 2021
  • Study Mode
    Part-Time
  • Duration
    10 Weeks
  • Campus
    Limavady

Important Message

Fees must be paid at the time of enrolment, or arrangements should be put in place to pay by instalments. The full fee includes tuition, registration and examination fees (where relevant). Depending on your circumstances you may be entitled to a reduced (concessionary) fee. Reduced fees are applied to the cost of tuition only. Failure to enrol before the Awarding Body deadline may result in you incurring a late fee.

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
    Fees
  • Course: RYA Marine Radio Short Range Certificate (SRC) Ref L085
    Campus: Limavady
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date: 13/09/2021
    Fees:
    Full £42.00
    Concession £42.00

Course Offering

  • Site location Limavady Main St
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

Candidates must be 16 years old on the day of the exam.

Additional Information

Course subjects include: - Routine operation of marine VHF radio including Digital Selective Calling -The correct VHF channels (frequencies) to be used for each type of communication -Distress, emergency and medical assistance procedures -Ship to shore communication -Practical use of Marine VHF DSC radios -Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) -Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRB) -Search and Rescue Transponders (SART)

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