Long Range Operators Certificate of Proficiency (LROCP) is for operating both Very High Frequency (VHF) or short range radios and Medium Frequency/High Frequency (MF/HF) radios (which are designed for long range transmission).
Location - Cairns: Great Barrier Reef International Marine College, 55-61 Tingira Street, Portsmith
Dates: 13 September 2021 8 November 2021 6 December 2021
Hours of Study: 2 days, Monday & Tuesday.
(8.30am – 4.30pm)
Full Fee: $310.00
For information on funding or to enrol, call 1300 308 233 (extension 5)
ASQA Training Package.
Please note that course dates and fee structures are subject to change.
Transmit and receive information by marine radio
Students must be 16 years of age, have a minimum of Year 10 with a sound achievement in English and Mathematics or the equivalent, or gain mature age entry.
Assessment will include written tests and practical demonstration of skills.
If you intend travelling on offshore coastal voyages, or are applying to a AMSA for Certificate of Competence as a Coxswain, Master <24 or Master <35, you should obtain an LROCP Certificate which incorporates knowledge of both Medium Frequency/High Frequency (MF/HF) Radios, designed for long range transmission, and VHF radios.
Please be aware you will need to provide the following items at your cost:
Attire is to be of current industry standard with enclosed footwear to be worn at all times
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All prices are listed in Australian Dollars (AUD).
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GBRIMC reserves the right to cancel the course if insufficient enrolments have been received by seven days prior to commencement of course.
Any fees paid for cancelled courses will be refunded in full.