PWCL – Personal Watercraft Licence

Our Affiliation

AMSA approved training provider



MSQ approved Boatsafe Provider


Working time:
Office Hours:
Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 7:00pm
Sat-Sun: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Our address:
Australian Volunteer Coast Guard QF1
171 Marine Parade, Southport QLD 4215

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To obtain PWC (Jet Ski) Licence you will need to first hold a RMD (boat) licence or equivalent. The minimum age to obtain a boat or PWC licence is 16. You can attend a course at 15 and half as the statement of competency is valid for 6 months.

PWC Theory, Practical Training and Assessment

  • PRACTICAL TRAINING SESSION ON PWC (approx 45 min 1 on 1 PWC session)

The PWC (jet ski) licence courses include both theory and practical components.

All levels of experience are catered for with options of Online Courses and Face to Face course.

  1. Online Course This is the most popular option as it enables you to study at home at your own pace (this replaces time spent in the classroom) The course includes videos, explanations, and questionnaires. Print your successful certificate and bring to Onsite Nautical Training Class on your chosen Booking Date.
  2.  Face to Face full day course  – We can provide the face to face theory training in a class room if required. You will need to call us to arrange and additional charge will apply.Purchase hardcopy of Safe Boating Workbook ($25) (mail order purchase link) or download & print BoatSafe Workbook. (PDF Link)  Pre-study at home and Complete questionnaire pages Chapters 1 to 7  in  workbook and bring to Onsite Nautical Training Class on your chosen booking date.

Contact Karla at Nautical Training & Marine Services on 0412 550 570 for further information on the Gold Coast Jetski Licence Course.

Practical training on PWC approx 45-60 min, 1 on 1 session

Practical assessment approx 30 min.

Commercial approved training vessels:

Jet Ski : “Legs New” 2016 VXR Yamaha Waverunner 3 Seat 180hp

Jet Ski VXR Yamaha Waverunner 2016


At Nautical Training Marine & Services we offer 3 forms of pre-study:

Option 1: Boatsafe online learnbook:

Step 1: Phone Karla on 0412 550 570 to pre-book your preferred Gold Coast boat training or jetski training assessment weekday or weekend.

Step 2: Go to to complete your boat and/or jetski licence course online.
(The online study takes around the same time to complete as Face to Face Group training but with the convenience of study at home in your own time).

Step 3: Once successfully completed, print your Online Theory Certificate and contact Karla on 0412 550 570 to confirm appointment for your Practical assessment and Multiple Choice Theory exam.

Bonus Free hardcopy of Safe Boating Workbook (valued at $25) on Training Day
with submission of your Online Theory Certificate.

Option 2: Face to Face full day course:

Click here to purchase the “SafeBoating Workbook” $25 (inc. postage) & complete questionnaires.

Please include your phone number and mailing address.





Boat Safe Workbook 6th Edition


Boat Safe Activities Pages 1-7