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See below for our list of venue based Navigation and Radio courses currently available. We also offer online courses for studying in your own time.

RYA Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster Offshore

Event date Mon, Sep 24 2018 - Mon, Feb 04 2019
Event date Limerick

Advanced training for more experienced skippers. This course equips you to navigate safely on coastal and offshore passages. This course will take your theory knowledge to the standard required for the Yachtmaster Coastal and Yachtmaster Offshore practical exams, concentrating on advanced navigation and meteorology skills.

Fee (including course materials and RYA cert): € 595

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Long Range Certificate (LRC)

Event date Tue, Nov 27 2018 - Fri, Nov 30 2018
Event date Dublin Port

The Long Range Certificate (LRC) gives offshore recreational sailors and transoceanic yacht crews knowledge of MF/HF and INMARSAT – C / Fleet 77 systems, as well as VHF.  This qualification is the minimum required for vessels operating offshore.  Accredited by the Irish Department of Transport, the course is held over 4 days.

Fee (including course materials, exams and Dept of Transport cert):    € 445

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Restricted Operators Certificate (ROC)

Event date Wed, Nov 28 2018 - Fri, Nov 30 2018
Event date Dublin Port

The ROC Restricted Operator Certificate course gives the professional seafarer competence in the operation of VHF and other inshore communications systems.  This STCW endorsed qualification is required for SOLAS-compliant vessels operating within coastal waters.  Accredited by the Irish Department of Transport, the course is held over 4 days

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Short Range Certificate for VHF operators (SRC)

Event date Fri, Dec 07 2018 - Sat, Dec 08 2018
Event date Limerick

The Short Range Certificate (SRC) course is accredited by the Irish Department of Transport and is the minimum qualification required for use of VHF radios on boats in coastal or inland waterways.  The course covers the latest DSC VHF radios, EPIRB, SART, NAVTEX, etc.  The duration is 1.5 days including exams.

Fee (including course materials, exams and Dept of Transport cert):    € 210

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Short Range Certificate for VHF operators (SRC)

Event date Fri, Feb 08 2019 - Sat, Feb 09 2019
Event date Sligo

The Short Range Certificate (SRC) course is accredited by the Irish Department of Transport and is the minimum qualification required for use of VHF radios on boats in coastal or inland waterways.  The course covers the latest DSC VHF radios, EPIRB, SART, NAVTEX, etc.  The duration is 1.5 days including exams.

Fee (including course materials, exams and Dept of Transport cert):    € 210

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General Operators Certificate (GOC)

Event date Wed, Feb 20 2019 - Sat, Mar 02 2019
Event date Dublin Port

The GOC General Operator Certificate course gives the professional seafarer competence in the operation of MF/HF and INMARSAT – C / Fleet 77 systems, as well as VHF.  This STCW endorsed qualification is required for SOLAS-compliant vessels operating offshore.  Accredited by the Irish Department of Transport, the course is held over 10 days.

Fee (including course materials, exams and Dept of Transport cert):    € 1195

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Restricted Operators Certificate (ROC)

Event date Wed, Feb 27 2019 - Sat, Mar 02 2019
Event date Dublin Port

The ROC Restricted Operator Certificate course gives the professional seafarer competence in the operation of VHF and other inshore communications systems.  This STCW endorsed qualification is required for SOLAS-compliant vessels operating within coastal waters.  Accredited by the Irish Department of Transport, the course is held over 4 days

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Long Range Certificate (LRC)

Event date Wed, Feb 27 2019 - Sat, Mar 02 2019
Event date Dublin Port

The Long Range Certificate (LRC) gives offshore recreational sailors and transoceanic yacht crews knowledge of MF/HF and INMARSAT – C / Fleet 77 systems, as well as VHF.  This qualification is the minimum required for vessels operating offshore.  Accredited by the Irish Department of Transport, the course is held over 4 days.

Fee (including course materials, exams and Dept of Transport cert):    € 445

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Short Range Certificate for VHF operators (SRC)

Event date Fri, Mar 22 2019 - Sat, Mar 23 2019
Event date Dublin Port

The Short Range Certificate (SRC) course is accredited by the Irish Department of Transport and is the minimum qualification required for use of VHF radios on boats in coastal or inland waterways.  The course covers the latest DSC VHF radios, EPIRB, SART, NAVTEX, etc.  The duration is 1.5 days including exams.

Fee (including course materials, exams and Dept of Transport cert):    € 210

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