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Maritime Radio Course (ROCm / DSC)

To operate a maritime radio, you need your Restricted Operator Certificate (Maritime) with DSC Endorsement.

Learn how to uses a marine radio, choose a frequency for calling and ongoing communication, phonetic alphabet, procedural words and phrases, and the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System, (DSC/GMDSS).

This course teaches emergency radio procedures and everyday operating techniques. Learn about the benefits and usage of newer radios with Digital Selective Calling.

Required for anyone operating a VHF radio.

I want to get my VHF radio license


  • A station license is not required for Canadian boaters in Canadian waters
  • You will need a VHF Station License if you plan to travel on US waters.

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Delight someone with an opportunity to experience sailing

A sailing adventure with an experienced skipper, a group or private lesson or an evening out for Women, WInd and Wine or Boys, Boats and Beers.

Youth Sailing Camps

Fun, safe and affordable sailing lessons. 
We offer CANSail courses taught by Sail Canada accredited instructors.

The Club's CANSail programs are a “Recognized Training Program” by World Sailing. Read more

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Adult Sailing Lessons
Start Keelboat Sailing
Experience Sailing. No experience necessary.

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Women, Wind and Wine

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Club Location:
8601 24 St SW
(South Glenmore Park) - view map

The Club is fully wheelchair accessible.

Mailing Address:
Box 72107, Glenmore Landing PO
Calgary, Alberta T2V 5H9

GST #88037 2875 RT0001

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Phone: (403) 238-2044

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Community Sport Partner

Member of the following:

Sail Canada
Alberta Sailing Association 

Donate to Youth Sailing

Our youth sailing program  charitable donations are generously managed by
Parks Foundation Calgary.

Learn more and donate online

Our thanks for their support!

Thank you for the grant to purchase boats and equipment for our youth sailing programs.

Thank you for the Amateur Sport Grant to purchase boats and equipment for our youth sailing programs. 

Thank you for your support

McKenzie Towne

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