Australian Cruise Academy
A private TAFE College
Several ships available for Australian Cruise Academy
The VHF Marine Radio Operator Certificate
Recreational vessels outside 2 nautical miles from shore are required to have a Marine Two Way Radio, either 27mhz or VHF fitted and operational onboard their boat.
Inland waters vessels tend to rely on UHF or CB Radio for communications with other vessels and land bases.
Application for VHF Marine Radio operator Certificate
The Office of Marine Communications Click here regulates the VHF and other commercial marine radios. To enrol in a course, follow the instructions and pay on-line.
Exam invigilation: Principal, Australian Cruise Academy, Capt Bouc, is an invigilator for the examinations.