SRC VHF RadioOnline Course

The Short-Range Certificate (SRC) is the minimum qualification required by law for anyone using fixed or handheld marine radio equipment and once complete the qualification lasts a lifetime.

It is also a requirement for club members when chartering the Yachts and Rib.

A highly recommended course and essential for those who hold or are considering Day Skipper or L2 Powerboat Qualifications.
BookThe course comprises two stages:

The Online Course

Once you call the clubline and book the course with us, you will be issued a personal login and password.  We will also send you a course pack which includes the RYA SRC VHF handbook.

You are then free to login to the RYA Interactive website and complete the course in your own time. Once you have completed all the learning modules there is a Pre-exam knowledge check that you must pass.

Upon successful completion of the knowledge check you will be able to print off your course completion certificate, which you must take with you when you do the practical assessment along with a passport sized photograph.

No previous knowledge or experience is necessary and both online and telephone support is available to all students taking the online course.

You can now try the SRC Pre-knowledge test.  Click HERE and select the Guest tab.

To Book or if you have any questions – Please call the clubline on – 07920-799270


A short assessment by one of our experienced club SRC instructors is held at either a central London location or at the Broadway Base in Hamble.




Individual Prices

Online Course – £80
Assessment – £60 (Fixed RYA fee)

Discount Offer – £20 off

Book both the Online course and Assessment together – £120.


Course Content

The online course covers the following:

· VHF voice procedures
· Rules and regulations
· Certifications
· Distress, Urgency , Safety and Routine traffic
· Navtex, SART’s and EPIRB’s

If you still want a classroom course then let us know and if there is sufficient demand we will arrange a date but we recommend the online teaching.


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