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?
- UHI Outer Hebrides
- UHI Outer Hebrides (Stornoway Campus)
Please note, UHI Outer Hebrides will be changing its name to UHI North, West and Hebrides in August 2023, subject to Scottish Government approval. This will not impact on your choice of course or how and where you will study.
Please contact Admissions at UHI Outer Hebrides for more information on start dates.
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Apply for Radar
Please contact our Admin team for further information on:
01851 770 000
We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at UHI Outer Hebrides. Please note, UHI Outer Hebrides will be changing its name to UHI North, West and Hebrides in August 2023, subject to Scottish Government approval. This will not impact on your choice of course or how and where you will study. UHI Outer Hebrides operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.