Radio Operator VHF

All international yacht management certificates are issued to captains only if the captain has a Radio operator VHF certificate.

Entry Standard and Certificate Limitations

  • The Candidate should be 16 years of age or over

A IYT VHF radio certificate is the best way to communicate distress immediately and it’s the accepted way to ensure continuous contact with search and rescue services.


  • Studying the basic principles of maritime radio communications
  • Rules for the use of VHF radios with DSC (Digital Selective Calling), VHF radios
  • rescue equipment
  • emergency beacons
  • radar transponders
  • emergency Radio
  • disaster and Safety Radio communication Procedures
  • rules for canceling false distress calls.
  • rules for using English for radio
  • rules of radio when entering the port

IYT Radio Operator VHF Certificate (on-line or on board at once with International Crew or Bareboat Skipper). Price: 150€.

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    Radio Operator VHF


    This includes:

    • All the necessary material for the course Radiooperator VHF IYT
    • Audio recordings of urgency and safety messages
    • Certificate fees.