NSW General Boating License Course
Getting your boating licence with us is EASY and fun.
Our NSW boating licence course provides hands-on training in all the practical and technical skills of operating a boat, in just one fun-filled day on Sydney Harbour
Safety and preparation
(trim, stability, driving position, crew safety, waves, quick stop)
(close quarters, standing off, wind and tide)
Rules of the water
(etiquette, signs, managing busy traffic)
(anchoring, berthing, handling lines, mooring buoys)
(types of emergency, man overboard recovery, marine radio distress calls)
(clothing, lifejackets etc)
Parts of the boat
Types of craft
(hull types, engines, fuel)
(forecasts, sea state, effect of wind and tide)
Buoyage, basic collision regulations
Legal responsibilities and obligations.
Already know how to operate a boat but just need a refresher on a few specific skills?
Book some time with our qualified instructors who will match your boating expertise and passion to get you back up to speed.
What happens after?
Practical boating log book
If you have not completed your log book, we can help you fill it out properly for submission.
Next steps? Get the on water training you need to operate your boat like a seasoned captain.
We provide practical take-home boating knowledge for all skill levels and experiences.
At Boat Wise every session is tailored to the needs of our clients. With a no one-size-fits-all approach, our expert trainers are passionate about providing our clients a custom training experience depending on their boating requirements.