Useful Links



SRC Online Tutorial

This is our award-winning on-line tutor for SRC courses. Anyone can register on the site and we strongly recommend that if you are attending an SRC course you work through the tutorial first.

http://www.egmdss.com/gmdss-courses/course/view.php?id=6

 

LRC Online Tutorial

This is our award-winning on-line tutor for LRC courses. Anyone can register on the site and we strongly recommend that if you are attending an LRC course you work through the tutorial first.

http://www.egmdss.com/gmdss-courses/course/view.php?id=38

 

Awarding bodies

The exams our courses work towards are awarded by national bodies and are recognised worldwide.

Radio communication courses are certified by the Irish Department of Transport: http://www.transport.ie/maritime/overview.aspx

Navigation courses are certified by the RYA: http://www.rya.org.uk/coursestraining/Pages/default.aspx

 

Ship’s Radio Licence application

http://www.transport.ie/viewitem.asp?id=12538&lang=ENG&loc=2058

 

Weather

This site is one of the best for marine weather forecasts:

http://www.yr.no/

 

EPIRB registration

http://www.transport.ie/viewitem.asp?id=12537&lang=ENG&loc=2058

 

PLB registration

http://www.comreg.ie/licensing_and_services/personal_locator_beacons.715.html

 

Marine Notices

http://www.transport.ie/marine/MaritimeSafetyDirectorate/MarineNotices/index.asp?loc=1990

 

Search and Rescue

Irish Coastguard  http://www.transport.ie/marine/IRCG/About_Us.asp?lang=ENG&loc=2417

RNLI Irish News http://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/blog/categories/show/785482-rnli-news

Coastguard History  http://www.coastguardsofyesteryear.org/news.php

 

Diving

CFT, the Irish Underwater Council, www.diving.ie

 

Sailing

Afloat Magazine, www.afloat.ie

Sail the World, www.stw.fr

 

Inland Waterways

Waterways Ireland, www.waterwaysireland.org

Inland Waterways Association, www.iwai.ie