Enjoy the comfort of our floating Classroom at the Southport Yacht Club, courses are available every Thursday, Saturday and Sunday (8am start time)

How to Get your boat or jet ski licence

There are 4 steps you need to complete to obtain your licence.

STEP 1 Firstly, online theory training to complete the BoatSafe accredited course in preparation for the formal theory assessment & must be completed prior to practical boat or pwc training.

STEP 2 Next, put that theory into practice by undergoing practical boat or PWC training on the water to become competent to complete your practical assessment.

STEP 3 Once you have mastered both the theory and practical training sections. Complete Theory & Practical assessment. These are done to the Boatsafe standards.

STEP 4 You’ve done it…. Now take your Statement of Competency to Queensland Transport within 6 months to obtain your Marine Licence.

  • To obtain a PWC (Jet Ski) Licence you will need to first hold a RMDL (boat) licence or equivalent. The combined Boat & PWC Licence Course is available at the same time under the same 4 step process.
  • The minimum age to obtain a boat or PWC licence is 16. You can attend a course at 15½yo as the statement of competency is valid for 6 months.

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Use our easy booking system using the links below, or call us on 0413 779 225.

 

Courses and Pricing

Boat Licence Course – $300

  • ONLINE THEORY COURSE
  • THEORY ASSESSMENT
  • ON WATER PRACTICAL TRAINING & ASSESSMENT (approx 3hr group session)

Combined Boat and PWC (Jet Ski) Licence Course – $500 

  • ONLINE THEORY COURSE
  • THEORY ASSESSMENT
  • ON WATER PRACTICAL TRAINING & ASSESSMENT (approx 3hr group boat session and 45 min 1 on 1 PWC session)

PWC Only (Jet Ski) Course – $275 (must already hold a boat licence)

  • ONLINE THEORY COURSE
  • THEORY ASSESSMENT
  • ON WATER PRACTICAL TRAINING & ASSESSMENT (approx  45 min 1 on 1 PWC session)

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