NSW General Boat and/or Jetski (PWC) Licence

To obtain a NSW General Boat and/or a Jetski (PWC)
Licence requires knowledge in the following areas:

  • Registration and Licencing Rules
  • Distance to keep from people and objects
  • Safety Equipment to be carried (Enclosed & Open Waters)
  • Wearing of Lifejackets
  • Responding to emergency situations
  • Collision Regulations (Lights & Shapes)
  • Buoyage System – Lateral & Cardinal Marks
  • Preventing Fires
  • Survival at Sea
  • Environmental regulations
  • Alcohol & drug regulations

We conduct courses 52 weeks a year.

Inquiries - Call 7 days a week - 8.00am to 8.00pm - P: 0434 803 687

All Hands on Deck Maritime Training have been conducting maritime training since 1997. Since this time we have trained thousands of candidates for a variety of Licences and Qualifications. The majority of those candidates started right here. By making an inquiry so that we can send information specific to the course you wish to undertake. This ensures that you have all the information available before making the decision to proceed to the course purchase stage. Our Trainers are highly experienced mariners and are available 7 days a week via email for any questions you may have.

The Coastal Navigation..it's Easy! program is one of most popular and successful programs with over 500 being sold in Australia alone and well as our USA and UK programs.The process to purchase the Coastal Navigation''it's Easy program is very easy as this is an online course. This means that enrollment can be completed in a matter of minutes and confirmation of enrollment and study material is available in a download format so that you can start immediately.

The Coastal Navigation..it's Easy! program is an 'Award Winning' program that is easy to follow and covers all the essential requirements to competently learn how to navigate a vessel (recreational or commercial) in near coastal waters. It is based on coastal navigation courses that have been successfully delivered for many, many years.

By purchasing the Coastal Navigation..it's Easy! program you will:

  • Learn Coastal Navigation Terminology
  • Learn to interpret nautical chart features
  • Understand chart reliability
  • Identify charts symbols, dangers, soundings, lights etc
  • Use nautical charts for plotting courses, dead reckoning (DR), estimated (EP) and confirmed (fixes) positions
  • Learn how to plot Transits, measure distances and find directions
  • Learn how to calculate and apply Set and Drift
  • Understand the IALA Buoyage system
  • Understand and use Speed, Time and Distance calculations
  • Understand and apply Variation and Deviation to courses and bearings
  • Be introduced to Radar and GPS for use in navigation
  • Conduct a simulated passage
  • Understand and apply weather, tidal and current information
  • Complete practical exercises and much more

The Coastal Navigation..it's Easy! programs is currently available for the following regions:

  • Coastal Navigation AUS Version - Covering the Whitsunday Islands
  • Coastal Navigation USA Version - Covering Long Island Sound
  • Coastal Navigation UK Version - covering the Bristol Channel

To purchase the coastal navigation program please use these links:

Australian Version   |  United States Version  |  United Kingdom Version

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