Online Course: Satellite, Internet and PC

Get an idea of the possibilities and conditions surrounding satellite communications

This course focuses on satellite communication as well as the possibility of internet and PC-based solutions. Among other things, you’ll learn about:


Satellite systems


Communication via satellite telephone and Iridium


Text message, email and data


Tracking and monitoring


PC based systems


  • Online video course on the switchboard
  • 125 minute video lesson
  • Theory, examples and in-action videos
  • Can be viewed on computer, tablet and mobile
  • 3 years unlimited access to the videos
  • 6-page e-book and slides for download
  • Admission as soon as the course is paid
  • Technical support via email
  • Personal certificate

Satellite, Internet and PC


This course covers various satellite-related systems. It includes satellite phones and Iridium communications, including SMS, email, and data.


Various options for the internet onboard are also reviewed. In addition to satellites, which covers most of the earth, it is possible to have faster coastal internet in the north via NET1.


The course covers tracking and monitoring via Vsat, Maretron, and Actisense.


The course also reviews how a PC-based system can be used as a chart plotter, GPS, anemometer, etc.

Your Teacher

Lars Doktor Kristensen

With more than 20 years of experience in electricity and electrical equipment on everything from small pleasure boats to luxury yachts and large container ships through his own business, Lars knows what he is talking about.

Throughout the years, Lars has hosted several events in boat clubs in North Zealand. Therefore, he knows what type of knowledge is needed among sailors.

As a certified instructor, Lars is the perfect conveyer. His aim is to spread awareness of electrical safety across the world.