On July 1, 2016 the rules changed on how to obtain an initial Boat Licence, Concession or under 16 years of age licence or Personal Water Craft (PWC / Jet Ski) licence.
Practical Boating Course 3 - $160
Participate in a Practical Boating Lesson
Boating Knowledge Test 5 - $45
Undertake the Boating Knowledge Test 5 ($45)
It’s not a requirement to study beforehand, however we highly recommend you enrol in either our Boat Licencing Course 1 or Boat and PWC Licencing Course 2 to prepare yourself.
Our trainers will cover all the rules and regulations, information about boating safety and everything you need to know to pass your Boating Knowledge Test.
|Course||Sea School course type||Fees|
|1||Boat Licencing Course (includes courses 3, 4 & 5)||$260|
|2||Boat and PWC Licencing Course (includes courses 3, 4, 5 & 6)||$300|
|3||Practical Boating Course||$160|
|4||Boating Knowledge Course||$95|
|5||Boating Knowledge Test||$45|
|6||PWC (Jet Ski) Upgrade - must hold boat licence to complete||$100|
These tests are NOT available online. All theory and practical tests must be completed face-to-face within the presence of an accredited Maritime Trainer and Assessor.
The PWC licence knowledge test cannot be attempted until the General Licence knowledge test has been successfully completed or the applicant holds a current boat licence.
Language and learning difficulties are not catered for. You must be able to read English to attempt the Roads and Maritime Services test. If you have reading and writing difficulties contact Roads and Maritime Services on 13 22 13 and given time they can arrange a remedial teacher or interpreter at any Roads and Maritime Services office.
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Just wanted to thank you and your staff at Sea School. I have over 20 years experience in the teaching profession and work closely with Macquarie Uni & UTS and I can certainly say that your methods of teaching were spot on.
Craig Mitchell, Managing Director, Sydney Harbour Bookings
recreational boat & jet ski