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NYC hosts a variety of licencing courses, race seminars, workshops and general nautical courses year-round. Some of these courses are open to the public. See below for course details.

To register for any of these courses, please fill out our General Course Registration Form and submit completed form to, fax to 416-260-8780 or drop off at the club office.


ONLINE Marine Radio Course with DSC - ROC(M) Certification

Open to Non-Members
Provided by the Toronto Canadian Power and Sail Squadron exclusively for National Yacht Club

Learn emergency radio procedures and everyday operating techniques. Course content covers the uses of marine radios, choice of frequencies, operation, phonetic alphabet, procedural words and phrases, as well as Digital Selective Calling and the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (DSC/GMDSS).

Registration includes course textbook, a webinar review session and one-on-one oral examination via Zoom meeting for the Restricted Operator Certificate (Maritime) with DSC Endorsement exam. Independent study is required prior to the course date and examination times will be organized between the course instructor and participant after registration.

Successful participants will receive their ROC(M) Licence, which is a lifelong certification and a requirement for all those using a VHF radio. This course also can be taken to upgrade your licence to include DSC endorsement.

To operate a maritime radio, you need the certificate. It’s the law!

*PLEASE NOTE - Pre-Study Required*
Course Date & Time:
Online Review Date - Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
*REGISTRATION DEADLINE - Friday, July 3, 2020*

Course Fee:

NYC Members – $120 + HST
Non-Members – $138 + HST

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