IMPORTANT NOTICE: With a few minor exceptions (which relate to strict COVID rules for conducting face to face final exams) all final exams are now conducted 100% online using Zoom, Skype etc and take about 20 minutes. You can still obtain a Marine Radio Licence to obtain an MMSI or if you are obtaining a marine qualification such Coxswain or Master<24 or higher. Therefore effective immediately all marine radio courses including pre study, demonstration of competency (we provide you wil a simulated device to complete this part) and final exams are now conducted 100% online.
The steps to follow are:
1. Complete the course enrollment and pay the total course fee of $288.00 (This includes the government charge of $89.00 for exam papers)
2. Successfully complete a number of practice exam questions online similar to the final exam
3. Provide evidence of using a marine radio. (We provide a simulated device to you when the practice questions have been completed)
4. Sit the final exam (takes about 20 mins) via Skype or Zoom
On completion of the exam we will send your paper for marking to the OMC and they will mail your marine radio licence to you.