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All crew members need to be certified to operate a VHF marine radio.

LROCP (Long Range Operator Certificate of Proficiency) VHF/HF Marine Radio Operator's Certificate Course

Every crew member should be licensed to operate a VHF Radio. VHF radios are used daily, sometimes from one part of the vessel to another, from Yacht to Tender, and in emergencies. Australian law requires anyone operating a VHF or HF radio of any size to have the VHF/HF Marine Radio Operator's Certificate of Proficiency (LROCP).

The VHF/HF Marine Radio Operator's Certificate of Proficiency Examination

This is a full day course from 9:30am-5pm, allocating one hour for the examination in this time. The course covers:

  • Radio Operation
  • Types of Marine Radios
  • Rules and Regulations governing radio use locally and in foreign ports.
  • Emergency Distress Calls
  • Ship to Ship Calls
  • Ship to Shore Calls

You will be provided with the required study materials and forms and then sit a one hour examination for your radio operator's licence.

Examination Location

The course is run from our Marina Office in Newport NSW Australia and the Superyacht Crew Academy Training Facility at 8 Kalinya Street, Newport. The facilities are a 45min drive North of Sydney’s CBD. To see a map of how to find us, CLICK HERE

When do the courses run?

  • Sept: 3
  • Sept: 30
  • Oct: 22
  • Nov: 12
  • Dec: 03
  • Jan: 28
  • Feb: 18
  • Mar: 11
  • April: 22
  • May: 20
  • June: 17
  • July: 15

Cost

Price AUD $210 (Includes all study materials, forms, examination, and certificate upon passing the examination.

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