Radar RYA Certificate
What is special about this course?
For operators of small craft (Motor and Sailing vessels including fishing boats). The award of a Radar Certificate will allow you to operate a Radar with confidence. A Lightmaster 2 simulator is used to practice collision avoidance. pilotage and navigation
- There are no formal entry requirements for this certificate course.
- How the radar works
- What the radar shows
- How to set up and adjust the Radar set
- Radar reflectors (Passive and Active)
- Pilotage using Radar
- Radar Plotting.
How will I study my course?
- Short course
How long will my course last?
Short course - 1 day - 8 hour
or 4 Weeks by evening class, normally Mondays 7-9pm.
Where can I study my course?
- Lews Castle College, UHI, Stornoway
Please contact Admissions at Lews Castle College UHI for more information on start dates.
Most full-time students will have their fees paid.
Students on part-time courses may also be eligible to have their course fees waived.
Is there more information available online?
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