Radio and Communications for Polar Operations
Radio Operations is aimed at all field staff/operators working in polar regions shore-based or on a ship. It is a basic safety management competency that all field staff should have.
- Range – Very High Frequency (VHF), or Ultra High Frequency (UHF), using base or hand-held equipment. It is an assessors responsibility to specify prior to an assessment which radio/s and frequencies are to be tested. A note is made by the assessor what was tested for the candidates Pro-file.
- Indecent language over the radio could be prosecuted by the nation involved.
- Different organizations will have different protocols and use of international standards.
- Lectures 2
- Quizzes 0
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes