Practical Power Boat Driving Course

Practical Power Boat Driving Course

Obtain practical experience to go towards your NSW boat licence.

Experienced drivers from RTS Tingira are offering a practical powerboat experience day at RTS Tingira for members and non-members who are interested in obtaining a NSW General Boat Licence. (Practical experience on Personal Watercraft PWC is not included)


Saturday 16 September


RTS Tingira 
51 Dorking Rd
Cabarita NSW 2137


Senior Guides 14+
Adult Members
Adult Non-member volunteers

Please note there are only 10 spots available so do not hesitate to register!


Saturday 8:30am - 4pm


Members $45
Adult Non-member Volunteers $60
Please note this does not include catering, please bring you own snacks and lunch.
Tea and coffee will be available.

This Course Includes:

- Basic practical knowledge of use and care of outboard motors and small powerboats.
- Opportunities to undertake at least 3 trips with an experienced powerboat driver.
- On demonstrating satisfactory competence at the end of the day, logbooks “trips” will be signed off by experienced skippers.
- Once the trips portion of the logbook has been signed off, participants may then organise to apply for their Powerboat Licence through the RMS (Note: RMS fees apply)

Pre-course Requisites:

Before attending, participants will need to:
Visit the RMS website at to learn how to obtain a NSW Powerboat Licence.
•       Read and study the Boating Handbook, also available at RMS offices.
Download and read a Boating Licence Practical Logbook and bring it to the course
Complete the Practice Boating Knowledge Test on the RMS website.

Additional Information:

- If you are having trouble registering please refer to How to Register or How to Register a Non-Member

Registration & Refund Policy Courses:

You must be a current Member of Girl Guides NSW, ACT & NT in good financial standing to attend. Please make sure your membership is current before registering and have your membership number available to sign up online.

Registrations close: 11 September, 5pm,  unless course is filled prior to this date.


Contact the Member Services Team at [email protected] or call the Girl Guides Office on 02 8396 5200, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm.
16/09/2023 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
RTS Tingira 51 Dorking Rd CABARITA NSW 2137

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You must be a current Member of Girl Guides NSW, ACT & NT.
Registrations close 3 weeks prior to Course date unless sold out prior.
There are no name changes or refunds after the registration close date.
All refund requests must be submitted via email to [email protected]
Please ensure you notify the Membership Team if you are unable to attend this training at Courses@email.

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