Marine Radio Operator's Certificate of Proficiency

 

MARC020 Transmit and Receive Information by Marine Radio (VH and VHF) The MROCP, now called the Long Range Operator Certificate of Proficiency (LROCP) course offered at Seafood & Maritime Industries Training is delivered full-time over 2 days. SMIT is approved by Australian Maritime College (AMC) to conduct training and invigilate examinations.  However, the actual assessment and issue of the certificate is completed by the AMC. The cost is $350.

MARC021 Transmit and Receive Information by Marine VHF Radio (VHF). MROVCP is now the Short Range Operator Certificate of Proficiency (SROCP). This course can be completed in one day and costs $250. SMIT is also approved to conduct training and invigilate exams. The assessment is completed by the AMC.

Radio Course Flyer 

Please supply a recent passport sized photograph. this will be sent to the Marine College to be used on your Marine Radio Licence.

At the end of the course, a student will be required to:

  1. Demonstrate an ability to use correct radiotelephone operating procedures, in particular those relating to distress, urgency and safety messages;
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of the operation and controls of typical marine radio equipment;
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of simple maintenance practices required to keep a marine radio installation in good working order, including the repair of minor faults;
  4. Demonstrate an understanding of the regulations applicable to radiotelephone ship stations.

 

Our next Marine Radio Course in 2017 will begin on 11 September, 2017.

*** Kindly take note that Marine Radio dates have been changed from 09 - 10 October to 04 - 05 October. ***

See our 2017 Calendar for all Radio course dates.