Instead of watching everyone from the jetty, get your marine license and hit the water yourself! Boab are now running boat & jet ski license courses at various locations around Australia. Spend an enjoyable day out on the water and get your license as well, too easy!
Our hands on courses leave every student feeling confident being on the water, no matter their boating experience! It is ideal for those that are new to handling a power boat, however offers just as much to the experienced boaties who are looking to attain their boat license.
All training offered by Boab Powerboat Training Centres is conducted under the auspices of Yachting Australia and is made up of two parts: Theory and Practical.
NSW - The first part for NSW comprises of reading material and an interactive DVD, which can be done at home. The second part is an on the water, practical session where participants learn how to drive a boat, from basic manoeuvres to more advanced skills such as emergency stops and man overboard procedures. At the successful completion of the course, participants receive a certificate from Yachting Australia that enables them to receive their Recreational Boating Licence with no further examinations.
QLD - Boab Qld now offers online boat & jet ski licence training. You may complete the theory component of the approved BoatSafe Boat & Jet Ski licence course in the comfort of your own home. Followed by a multiple choice exam and an on water practical session. Where participants learn how to drive a boat, from basic manoeuvres to more advanced skills such as emergency stops and man overboard procedures. There are no group size limits for Qld courses. Upon successful completion of your course a competency certificate will be issued that you must validate at Qld Transport.
We allow each participant the maximum time possible on the helm and the best possible learning environment, which will ultimately give you the skills and confidence required to handle a power boat in a safe manner. We are highly motivated to give you the best quality training and service possible in Australia
Due to the one on one learning environment and the extra time our instructors can give each person, our course has become extremely popular with a diverse range of people. From school children, groups of ladies and those that have an emphasis for learning the practical side of boating, which let's face it, is probably the single most important aspect when it comes to driving a power boat.