Operate VHF Marine Radio (Micro-credential)

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

Marine Craft Operation


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Entry requirements


About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this micro-credential is to provide the marine industry with people who have the skills and knowledge required to technically operate and successfully communicate safety related information using a marine radio.
This micro-credential will enable a range of people employed in or participating in marine activities to use a key safety communication tool which is the marine radio.
The micro-credential may also be used as evidence of the skills and knowledge required to gain a Maritime Restricted Radiotelephone Operator's Certificate (MRROC), administered by Radio Spectrum Management at http://www.rsm.govt.nz.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 86 22 84
Phone: 0800 86 22 84
Email: greg.durkin@bcito.org.nz

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