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Why people use us ...

Australian Boat Safe Licence College is approved by Queensland Transport to conduct Maritime Safety Queensland's Boatsafe Licence course.

As an industry leader, our promise is to provide the highest standard of professional training in order for you to stay safe on the water.  Our detailed but user-friendly boat and jetski licence training program has an extremely high success rate.

Our customers have a fun day, learn valuable boating skills utilising quality equipment and tools, and receive great service and value for money.

Our years of hands-on experience as Masters of commercial vessels far surpasses those of our competitors.  Our Principal, Captain Gordon Petersen, founded the Boatsafe Training Association of Queensland, and is currently the Hon. Secretary.  Rodney Petersen, Senior Trainer, is the Vice President.

Australian Boat Safe Licence College is a safety conscious training College, and as such, we donate $10 from your booking to VOLUNTEER MARINE RESCUE (VMR). 

Complete your training with us and receive our "Fisherman's Bonus" GPS Fishing Marks! (see FREE GPS Marks)

Please note: A Licence cannot be issued to persons under 16 years of age, however you can complete your training with us at 15yrs and 6mths, and submit your "Competency" Certificate/s to Queensland Transport on or after your 16th birthday ("Competency" Certificates expire after 6 months).

NB:  You MUST hold a Recreational Boat Licence in order to train for your Jetski Licence.  If you don't already have a Boat Licence, we offer SAME DAY Boat & Jetski Licence training & assessment.

4 Steps to BoatSafe

  • Make a booking - use the Bookings Form on our "Bookings" page, phone or email
  • Choose EITHER Option 1 - ONLINE LEARNING or Option 2 - FACE-TO-FACE (see options below) 
  • Complete your Course & receive your "Statement of Competency"
  • Submit your "Statement of Competency" to any Queensland Transport office within 6 months of course completion date

You are now licensed for a life-time, legal and ready to have fun on the water!





Spend a few hours completing the theory component online at home, in your own time, at your own pace (see our link online learning) .  You will need to REGISTER, create a PASSWORD, select your course from the COURSE SELECTION page, watch the videos and complete the theory questions.   Then simply make a booking with us for your theory exam and practical on-water training & assessments.  (N.B. Our ONLINE LEARNING course works best using GOOGLE "CHROME" as your Web Browser.)


On-Site course times are as follows:  

Week Days 

Boat ONLY      8am - 10.30am approx

Boat & Jetski   8am - 11.30am approx

Jetski ONLY   10am - 11.30am approx


Week Days - afternoon session (Southport ONLY)

Boat ONLY      12.30pm - 3pm approx

Boat & Jetski   12.30pm - 4pm approx

Jetski ONLY    2.00pm - 4pm approx



Boat ONLY     10am - 12.30pm approx

Boat & Jetski  10am - 1.30pm approx

Jetski ONLY   12noon - 1.30pm approx


Please see our "Locations" page - Murarrie - for times specific to that location only.

See our link "Calendar" for ONLINE LEARNING course dates.


OPTION 2 - FACE-TO-FACE LEARNING plus "Pre-Assessments" short study at home (weekends ONLY)


Spend a little more than an hour at home completing our "Pre-Assessments" and bring them with you to your course.  The "Pre-Assessments" are designed for our Clients to gain some underpinning knowledge prior to training.   This course involves classroom time completing theory with your Trainer before your theory exam and practical on-water training & assessments.


Course times are as follows:  


Boat ONLY      8am - 2pm approx

Boat & Jetski   8am - 3pm approx

Jetski ONLY    12noon - 2pm approx


 See our link "Calendar" for FACE-TO-FACE course dates.

* Download the "Pre-Assessments" from our individual course pages: Boat Licence;  SAME DAY Boat & Jetski Licences 




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