Tel: +1 (268) 721 3456

Students have 2 options for this course.
Option 1: 1 day classroom course – with this option your Miramar Sailing Instructor is not eligible to make the assessment for your suitability to be awarded the SRC(VHF) Licence. You may take the assessment after the course at any RYA Recognised Training Centre that is recognised for SRC(VHF) training.
Option 2: Online course – with this option you will be sent a RYA VHF eBook Redemption Voucher and comprehensive instructions on how to login to the course and RYA Books application. These will include information on where to download the application, how to login, and how to download the eBook.
System Requirements: PC – Windows XP or later; Mac – OS X v10.6 or later. You may need to ensure the latest version of Adobe AIR is installed. Mac users will need to temporarily alter their security settings in order to install the app. For more information go to the Apple support pages for OS X 10.7 & 10.8 and 10.9.
Students who opt for the online course may be assessed at Miramar Sailing School for their licence.

Owners of hand held, or fixed, marine radio sets are required by law to hold an operator’s licence.

The SRC(VHF) licence awarded is a pre-requisite for any RYA/MCA Yachtmaster qualification.

It is also a very important qualification before you tackle the Day Skipper Practical qualification or intend to bare boat charter, or apply for Commercial Endorsement

If you hold a licence issued pre 1999 you will need to upgrade your qualification if you purchase SRC(VHF) equipment with Digital Selective Calling (DSC) facility

You will need to learn the Phonetic Alphabet before you take this course.

RYA SRC (VHF) Caribbean

COURSE FEE US$240 both options – Currency Converter
What do you get for this?.

Classroom Course

  • Open air waterfront classroom with beautiful views across the Antiguan hillside
  • Light Lunch
  • Use of Fridge  / Freezer & Gas Cooker
  • Free Wi-Fi on school premises
  • All relevant RYA course notes and training materials
  • Course Completion Certificate
  • Top quality training. Read what our past clients think in our Client Reviews

Online Course

  • SRC (VHF) eBook redemption voucher
  • Comprehensive logon instructions
  • Course Completion Certificate
  • Free Wi-Fi on school premises during assessment
  • Top quality assessment. Read what our past clients think in our Client Reviews

Discounts / student:

  • 5% – 2 students on the same course.
  • 7.5% – 3 students on the same course.
  • 10% – 4 students, or more, on the same course.

Course Content: Syllabus Details

Classroom Course Schedule: 09:00 – 19:00.

Availability: Classroom course – -all year round but usually Fridays and Saturdays. Online course assessment anytime.

Consider our 1 or 2 day training courses that will enhance your training and make the most of your time in Antigua. Not only will you maximise the investment in your trip, you will depart with two RYA qualifications instead of one!

If you wish to include any of the following in your package please Email us for availability.

Please visit our USA Online Store, or UK Online Store for the following recommended pre-course study materials, and a selection of clothing, sailing and travel accessories.

  • International Regulations for the Prevention of Collision at Sea
  • RYA VHF Handbook

To assist with your planning we offer some suggestions for Accommodation and Travel
We also offer Gift Vouchers to give to family and friends.

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RYA SRC (VHF) Caribbean
RYA SRC (VHF) Caribbean

RYA SRC (VHF) Caribbean