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?
You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.