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2. Powerboat Handling

Recommended length
8 hours
Minimum age
12
Maximum age
85

Course Overview
This one-day course is designed to improve your boat handling skills, especially in confined areas such as marinas and in swell and waves. You will learn more about engines and types of crafts and practise navigation techniques on a passage. In some instances, you can take your completion certificate to your State Maritime Regulator and gain the State Boat License. 

Course Prerequisites

Water confident. The skills and knowledge gained in Start Powerboating or equivalent power boating experience.

Who should do this course?

This course is designed for participants who wish to further develop their powerboat driving skills. This course is also a prerequisite for becoming a Dinghy and/or Windsurfing Instructor.

Course Outcome

You will gain your Powerboat Handling completion certificate. 

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Powerboat Handling (NSW Boat License) Flexible Dates
Mon 01 Jan 2024 00:00 — Tue 31 Dec 2024 00:00 AEDT
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Atlas Sailing
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Mosman Bay Marina
Powerboat Handling
Mon 17 Jun 2024 09:00 — 17:00 AEST
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Promaritime Professional Powerboat Training
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Pacific Boating Rozelle
Powerboat Handling Course
Thu 20 Jun 2024 08:45 — 17:00 AEST
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Northern Beaches Boating
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Northern Beaches Boating
Powerboat Handling - 21st & 22nd June 2024
Fri 21 Jun 2024 18:00 — Sat 22 Jun 2024 17:00 AEST
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Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron
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Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron
Shoreline Powerboat Course
Sun 23 Jun 2024 08:30 — 17:30 AEST
Centre
Shoreline
Venue
1B New Beach Rd Darling Point
Powerboating Handling
Sat 29 Jun 2024 08:30 — 16:30 AEST
Centre
Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club
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Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club
Powerboat Handling Course - July 2024
Sunday 7th July (9am-4pm)
Centre
Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron
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Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron
HYC Staff-National Power Boat Handling Course
Fri 12 Jul 2024 08:00 — 05:00 AWST
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Hillarys Yacht Club
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Hillarys Yacht Club
National Powerboat Handling Course @ RFBYC - Saturday 13th July 2024
Saturday 13th July 2024 - 0900 to 1700
Centre
Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club
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Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club
Powerboat Handling course
Sun 14 Jul 2024 12:30 — Sun 28 Jul 2024 16:30 AEST
Centre
Hobsons Bay Yacht Club
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Hobsons Bay Yacht Club
Powerboat Handling - 19th & 20th July 2024
Fri 19 Jul 2024 18:00 — Sat 20 Jul 2024 17:00 AEST
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Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron
Venue
Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron
National Powerboat Handling Course @ RFBYC - Saturday 20th July 2024
Saturday 20th July 2024 - 0900 to 1700
Centre
Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club
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Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club
Powerboat Handling Course - August 2024
Sunday 4th August (9am-4pm)
Centre
Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron
Venue
Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron
Powerboat Handling - 9th & 10th August 2024
Fri 09 Aug 2024 18:00 — Sat 10 Aug 2024 17:00 AEST
Centre
Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron
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Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron
Powerboating Handling
Sun 11 Aug 2024 08:30 — 16:30 AEST
Centre
Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club
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Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club
Powerboat Handling Course 11 Aug 24
Sun 11 Aug 2024 09:30 — 15:30 AEST
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Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania
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Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania
Powerboat Handling Course - August
Tue 20 Aug 2024 18:30 — Sun 25 Aug 2024 17:00 AEST
Centre
Sandringham Yacht Club
Venue
Sandringham Yacht Club
Powerboating Handling
Sat 31 Aug 2024 08:30 — 16:30 AEST
Centre
Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club
Venue
Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club