We are YachtCom

One of the UK's leading companies specialising in marine radio and radar training.
Our radio course covers all marine communication VHF/MF/HF (SSB) and Inmarsat and is CEPT & MCA approved.

With our easy to use on-line training package, studying for your marine radio certificates has never been easier, click here to read what our customers say.


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Why Choose YachtCom:-

  • RYA and MCA recognised training centre
  • Well equipped classroom with real equipment
    • Icom M323, M601 and M801E for radio courses
    • Raymarine C120 for Radar course.
  • On-line e-learning for students studying for their radio operator's certificate
  • Wide range of dates - courses held during the week and at weekends
  • Small class size - maximum of 6 students per course
  • Easy over the phone booking service

YachtCom marine radio course covers:-

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  • VHF DSC Radio - Icom M601
  • MF/HF (SSB) DSC Radio - Icom M801E
  • Portable radio equiment - VHF, EPIRB & SARTs
  • INMARSAT - Distress and Emergency procedures and operation.
  • NOTE: The Long Range Certificate covers both VHF and MF/HF (SSB).
    If you hold a Long Range Certificate you do NOT have to have a Short Range Certificate!

YachtCom RYA Radar Course:-

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  • Radar system overview
  • Controls of a radar
    • Gain
    • Sea & Rain Clutter
  • Collision avoidance
    • MARPA & AIS
  • Good practise
  • Chart plotter overlays

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Customer feedback

Gill Evans said: "Dear Bob, Just to say Peter and I thought our course was excellent.Peter for updating his VHF knowledge and learning about DSC and I for the whole day's work.I especially enjoyed practising the various different emergency calls.To be able to use working radios was essential for gaining confidence!"

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Course Bookings & Enquiries:-


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Our Address:-

  • Adelaide Studio, Portsmouth Rd. Lowford, Bursledon, Hampshire.
  • 1 mile from M27 junction 8, River Hamble exit.
  • Map, Directions & Accommodation
  • YachtCom's training studio is located at Bursledon which is 5 miles from Southampton.