The course is usually run in one day. At its completion, participants receive a completion certificate which you can present to Queensland Transport, whereupon a licence will be issued. You will also be given a set of high quality color notes which are an excellent reference guide, and are yours to keep.

Online Queensland Marine Drivers Licence Interactive Quiz

Our instructors are commercial mariners, who also hold national training qualifications. More importantly, boating is in their blood, and most of them go boating on their days off!

During the course you'll practice a whole range of tasks while driving our vessel, and become familiar with docking, mooring, and low and high speed manoeuvring. You'll also do practical exercises such as chart work and trip planning, and gain the required knowledge of Queensland's marine regulations to be a competent skipper.

Topics Covered

  • Queensland marine regulations
  • Collision avoidance rules
  • Safety equipment
  • Navigation
  • Aspects of anchoring
  • Trip planning
  • Managing emergencies
  • Weather and tides
  • Engine and boat maintenance
  • Marine radio

$$$ Savings are available for multiple and group bookings. For more detailed schedule information send an e-mail or call the training centre

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