Start PowerBoat

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Mon 22 Apr 2024 09:00 — 17:00
Australian Sailing - 1. Start Powerboating

Course information

This course is sold out.

Course Overview
Your powerboating pathway begins here, introducing you to practical driving skills, trip planning, boat maintenance, safety equipment and dealing with emergency situations. In some instances, you can take your completion certificate to your State Maritime Regulator and gain the State Boat License. 

The course will be run in two stages.

(1) Online theory - on 11 April 2024 6pm to 8pm (online links will be emailed closer to the event)

(2) Practical on water session - Monday 22nd April 9am - 5pm (rain, hail or shine)

Course Prerequisites

Water confident.

Who should do this course?

This course is designed for participants who wish to drive a powerboat, following the course you will have sufficient skills and knowledge to skipper a small powerboat. All the equipment and gear will be provided by your accredited Discover Sailing Centre.

Course Outcome

You will gain your Start Powerboating completion certificate. 

Registration

All regitrations must be made in the legal name of the participant.  Additional fees may apply if you request a change of name to your registration. 

At the completion of your course you will be issued a certificate.  When the certificate and a personal identification document (check with Service NSW) is taken to Service NSW a NSW powerboat license may be purchased for an additional fee.  

Member Discount

A $150 member discount to the $325.00 course fee applies to all current HHSC members.   Only HHSC members are eligible for the discounted course fee by using the code HHSC22


Course Overview
Your powerboating pathway begins here, introducing you to practical driving skills, trip planning, boat maintenance, safety equipment and dealing with emergency situations. In some instances, you can take your completion certificate to your State Maritime Regulator and gain the State Boat License. 

Course Prerequisites

Water confident.

Who should do this course?

This course is designed for participants who wish to drive a powerboat, following the course you will have sufficient skills and knowledge to skipper a small powerboat. All the equipment and gear will be provided by your accredited Discover Sailing Centre.

Course Outcome

You will gain your Start Powerboating completion certificate. 

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