Marine Communication Systems

Marine Communication Systems

Become a better boater by mastering your radio in the digital age.  Learn voice communications and the use of digital selective calling (DSC), and get the skills you need for a day sail or offshore adventure.  Learn from experienced instructors in an interactive classroom environment.

What’s Included?
  • Radio history, frequencies, and VHF communications
  • Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS)
  • FCC rules and radio licenses
  • Radiotelephone operating procedures
  • Long-range radio communications
  • Radio maintenance
  • Other marine communications systems

This course is usually completed in seven two-hour sessions, followed by an exam.

Next Marine Communication Systems Class

March 2nd, 2017 at SPSS Headquarters (1900-2100) 7 weeks