Tel: 021 022 08310
Due to the unprecedented and evolving situation of COVID-19, this course has been be cancelled based on recommendations from health authorities. For more information about SLSNZ's response, please refer to the COVID-19 page on our website.
The Marine VHF Radio Operators Certificate is designed to give Surf Lifeguards the knowledge and skill
needed to be able to use a VHF radio while on patrol including emergency situations. It is a legal
requirement for members to have this qualification to use a marine VHF radio.
The Marine VHF Radio Operators Certificate is a prerequisite for the Senior Lifeguard Award - Patrol
Captain and the Senior Lifeguard Award- IRB Driver.