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Kath Scott

Personal Emergency Radio Devices

A leaflet published by the Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) explaining the range of personal emergency radio devices that offer both Alerting Technology (typically using GMDSS) and Locating Technology (using AIS and/or GNSS)

Digital Selective Calling (DSC) – Benefits

This is a really helpful leaflet published by the Maritime & Coastguard Agency which explains the benefits of using Digital Selective Calling (DSC) as part of the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS). By pressing the Distress Alert button (Red Distress Button) on your VHF/DSC Base station […]

Happy New Year 2020

We hope that you had a great festive period and with the new year here maybe it’s time to look at getting afloat on one of our practical courses or improve your shore based skills. To help you improve your boating skills and knowledge we are offering 10% off a range of courses.