VHF marine radios save lives
Are you VHF Ready?
Why a VHF radio should be one of your two waterproof ways to call for help at sea, and four simple steps to make sure you’re ready for an emergency.
Buying a VHF radio
A marine VHF radio costs less than a modern smartphone and has extra benefits. But some models are better than others. Here are some important things to keep in mind when buying a VHF radio.
Know your VHF radio’s limits
VHF radio has limited coverage in inland waterways and some other areas – find out where a beacon is best, and check which communications are recommended for your boating activity.
VHF radio courses and resources
You need to know how to use your VHF properly. Sign up for a course, get a call sign for your boat, and check out our resources.