August 22, 23
October 3, 17
Online theory – complete in your own time and book in for the practical commencing at 11.30am
You may prefer the option of self study online. If you select this option, enrol online on the Australian Boating College website, Airlie Beach, complete the assessment and bring with you to the practical assessment. The practical assessment is held from 11.30am on the above dates.-
1 day – 8.30am to 3.00pm approx.
Classroom theory and practical assessment on the water
Minimum age 16 years
Some knowledge of recreational boating
Queensland Recreational Boat Licence
Issued by the Department of Transport and Main Roads customer service centre
Licence issued upon payment of a fee of $103.05
MEM50008B – Carry out trip preparation and planning
MEM50009B – Safely operate a small mechanically powered vessel
MEM50010B – Respond to boating emergencies and incidents
Upon course completion participants receive a certificate which can then be presented at Transport and Main Roads customer service centres.
A recreational marine drivers licence entitles the holder to operate a recreational vessel powered by a motor greater than 4.5kW/6hp
The BoatSafe course is a competency-based course that covers theory and practical elements of operating a boat.
WHAT TO BRING
Pen and notepad
Sun-smart clothing including wet weather gear (if raining or windy)
For more information or to book please call Whitsunday Maritime Training Centre on (07) 4946 6710 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
FOR COMPREHENSIVE COURSE INFORMATION:
Visit www.abcboating.com for online Queensland Marine Driver Licence Interactive Quiz and Study Guide.