9 and 23 January
6 and 20 February
13 and 27 March
1 day – 8.30am to 4.00pm 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