Maritime Skills Centre offers a ‘special’ for both Boat and Jetski licence courses for $495. Courses are starting at 8.30am from Monday to Sunday at Jet Ski World, 332 Brisbane Road, Biggera Waters. Jetski practicals are conducted on a new Kawasaki Ultra model. Boat practicals are conducted on 5m inflatable vessle with a Yamaha 4-stroke 60hp.
You can choose either Online study, usually takes 2-3 hours or approx 6 hours for classroom instruction which includes, Theory, Practical time on the water and the 50 multiple questions that need to be completed to gain your Recreational Marine Drivers Licence (RMDL).
Online Study is the most popular and preferred choice of study. Choosing online study means on the day you book, you only have to complete a multiple choice exam and the on water practicals.(approx 2-3 hrs, times are based on students having some boat experience, some inexperienced students may require more training to be competent). Online study needs to be completed prior to arriving on the day you apply for your licence. Online study costs $25 for both Boat and Jetski courses, which is charged separately by the company who runs the online courses.
$15 for Boat, $10 for Jetski if doing individual online courses.