Cairns Boat Safe Training Cairns Providing boat licence and training, we also do Jet-ski licensing as well. Your training provider is Wayne Christiansen who is a qualified commercial skipper with years of on water experience and accredited marine training provider.
Details of Course
This is offered as a one day course, with the first 6 hours as classroom theory, and then we move out to the water for hands on training.
Tuition is personally tailored to suit the needs of the client and on completion of this course you will be issued with a Queensland Transport Statement of competency.
You will need to present this certificate to a Queensland Transport Customer Service Office for the issue of your licence. Country areas may need to obtain their licence from their local courthouse or police station.
An extra licence fee will be charged by Queensland Transport for processing your application. Your Photo identification (i.e. Passport, Drivers licence or student ID) is required to be sighted by Cairns Boat Safe Training and the Queensland Transport Office.
On The Day
On arrival you will be seated in class and introductory will be made by both the students and trainer. You will be shown where the facilities are and a briefing of the course structure for the day will be made. You will present your pre course study for marking. This will be followed with a 6 hr class theory where we will cover the Boat Safe Workbook and activities.
Also included in the day is a hand on flare demonstration. We also cover navigation work and fuel consumptions knots and fire extinguishing. At the end of the theory there is a multiple choice assessment before heading out on the water for a 2hr practical session on water training.
To be able to achieve knowledge and an understand of the rules and regulations required by Maritime Safety Queensland,
To be able to demonstrate the basics of navigation and the handling of a recreational vessel.
To be able to pass a theory and practical test for your Boat Safe Recreational Marine Driver or PWC licence.
Should you have any concerns regarding competency decisions, could you please submit the reasons for these in writing to the management of Cairns Boat Safe Training. Your request will be given high priority and addressed at the earliest possible time. A response will be returned to you in writing.
Persons doing the Boat Safe Recreational Marine and Drivers and PWC licences courses are expected to conduct themselves with consideration to their instructor/s and fellow students. Your ‘Duty of Care’ requires you to consider your own safety and the safety of others. When on our training vessel or a PWC, you will wear a PFD (Personal Flotation Device) and follow direction given by your instructor at all times. Do not get on or off the vessel until told to do so and NEVER jump from a moving vessel. Workplace Health and Safety Guidelines must be followed
We will refund fees Pre-Paid for any Course (less office expense) should the applicant;
Not be able to attend the Course( Partially completed courses do not attract refunds Upon a valid written application for a refund
The Refund will be forward to the applicant within 30 days of receipt of the letter.
What you will need to bring:
- Long sleeve shirt and Sunscreen,
- A water bottle ,lunch
- Hat and Sunglasses
- Pad and pen
- Photo ID
- Boat Safe workbook Edition 5
- Workbook theory assessment record
- Work Book Help sheet
- Qld Rec Boating & Fishing Guide
- Pre Course Study boat safe
- Dept Transport application form