VHF Radio Certificate – Training Course

Our VHF courses are audited to the highest international standard and are approved by the Department of Transport Marine Radio Affairs Unit. We run both the Certificate of Competency in Radiotelephony (Module 1) and the Radio Operator’s Short Range Certificate of Competency (Module 2). VHF courses are run from September through to March. To receive updates on our upcoming courses, please be sure to sign up to our newsletter.

Please remember that you need to book as our courses are restricted to six places only. A €50 deposit is required to secure a place. Remember to e-mail vhf@powerboatschool.ie. Courses for groups of six can be provided at any time during the year.

Evening Courses 5 Consecutive evenings
7.15pm to 10pm Nightly (Fri 6.30pm start)

Weekend and Weekday Courses,
10 am to 5 pm Sat and 10 am to 7 pm Sun.

Private courses of 6 persons available.

Our VHF courses are in accordance with the standard set down by the Department of Transport Marine Radio Affairs Unit and other international bodies. Don’t let yourself be caught out with other courses that don’t carry the Irish government standard as licences (which give you your MMSI number and call sign) will not be issued by the Irish authority.

Course duration: 5 Evenings or 2 days
Course cost: Training / Exams / COM Reg / Examiner / all included € 295. plus VAT.


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