Boat License Course with BoatBiz


9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Bookings closed


Geilston Bay Boat Club
48 Debomfords Ln,, Geilston Bay

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This is a TUDC group booking Mast accredited boat license course. You will exit this course with a boat license! We need a minimum of 12 and there is a cap of 20.

Course costs – $150 per person includes Marine & Safety Licence Fee.
Courses will be held at the Geilston Bay Boat Club and involves both theory and practical components. It will be a full day.

About The Course

Course covers important information such as

  • Thorough explanation of safety equipment
  • Safe navigation
  • Weather conditions and forecasts
  • Vessel maintenance
  • Buoyancy
  • Anchoring
  • MOB Procedures
  • Safe boat handling in various conditions
  • Boat ramp launching & retrieval
  • General boat handling
  • Safe navigation around navigation marks
  • Vessel stability
  • Berthing and departure


About The Trainer

About The trainer Fred holds a master5 and MED 3 and has spent many days on board various types of vessels After an start in the fishing industry Fred began doing vessel training and now trains for Seafood Training Tasmania, MAST and any private tuition required. Fred enjoys mostly training in the area of recreational licensing. Fred also enjoys deckhand work for various diving operations. Fred is an avid sailor who enjoys nothing better than the sound of the wind in the sails. Fred’s manner of teaching is down to earth he is easy to approach and takes care in making sure that each of his students gets the individual attention they require.

Further info see

Dive Coordinator John Keane
Dive Qualification Required None
Meeting Location Geilston Bay Boat Club
Dive Cost 150
Day or Night Dive Day Dive
Number of Dives

Refunds are at the Dive Coordinator's discretion however the following guidelines apply to normal events:

Cancellation where a replacement diver is found: 100% refund

No show or cancellation with less than 48 Hours notice: 0% refund
Cancellation with greater than 48 Hours but less than a week's notice: 50% refund
Cancellation with greater than a week's notice: 100% refund


Bookings are closed for this event.