FTA Boat Driving License – Below 12 mtr

DAY ONE (THEORY) - Time: 8:30 – 17:00

  • Marine terminologies
  • Safety at sea / safety equip.
  • Types of Boats & Engines
  • Boat launching & recovery
  • Basic boat handling under power including PWCS.
  • International Regulation for Preventing Collision at Sea
  • Aids to navigation at sea
  • Tides & Current
  • Meteorology
  • Anchors & Anchoring
  • Man Overboard Procedure
  • Rope work, Knots, Bends

DAY TWO (PRACTICAL) - Time: 8:00 – 13:30

  • Vessel preparation including safety checks
  • Performing basic checks on engine
  • Operating navigation system on board
  • Boat handling under power & the use of engine throttles
  • Turning the vessel in a confined area using single engine
  • Docking and undocking alongside
  • Steering by compass and high speed manoeuver
  • Retrieving Man Overboard (MOB)
  • Anchoring technique

Course Calendar

2019, SEPTEMBER

Weekend Course Dates

Friday 6 & Saturday 7
Friday 13 & Saturday 10
Friday 20 & Saturday 21
Friday 27 & Saturday 28

Weekday Course Dates

Monday 2 & Tuesday 3
Tuesday 10 & Wednesday 11
Monday 16 & Tuesday 17
Tuesday 24 & Wednesday 25
Monday 30 & Tuesday 1 (october)

2019, OCTOBER

Weekend Course Dates

Friday 4 & Saturday 5
Friday 11 & Saturday 12
Friday 18 & Saturday 19
Friday 25 & Saturday 26

Weekday Course Dates

Tuesday 1 & Wednesday 2
Monday 7 & Tuesday 8
Tuesday 15 & Wednesday 16
Monday 21 & Tuesday 22
Tuesday 29 & Wednesday 30

2019, NOVEMBER

Weekend Course Dates

Friday 1 & Saturday 2
Friday 8 & Saturday 9
Friday 15 & Saturday 16
Friday 22 & Saturday 23
Friday 29 & Saturday 30

Weekday Course Dates

Tuesday 5 & Wednesday 6
Monday 11 & Tuesday 12
Tuesday 19 & Wednesday 20
Monday 25 & Tuesday 26

2019, DECEMBER

Weekend Course Dates

Friday 6 & Saturday 7
Friday 13 & Saturday 14
Friday 20 & Saturday 21
Friday 27 & Saturday 28

Weekday Course Dates

Monday 9 & Tuesday 10
Tuesday 17 & Wednesday 18
Monday 23 & Tuesday 24

Certification Requirements

Visit website of FTA to open online account and upload following documents

12 mtr Pleasure

12 mtr Commercial