FCC Marine Radio Operators Permit Class - Course #130
This 3–4 hour course is generally offered as an evening seminar which includes an explanation and review of the operating procedures and regulations pertaining to radio usage. It is valid for Single Side Band and VHF Use.
Included in the course is the written examination for the FCC Element One which licenses you as a Marine Radio Operator.
Marine Radio Operator’s Permit is Required On:
All vessels with a length of 65 feet or more.
All inspected vessels carrying passengers for hire.
All vessels subject to the Radiotelephone Act.
All towing vessels 26 feet and over.
All vessels going out of the country