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

2020, DECEMBER

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

2021, JANUARY

Weekend Course Dates

Friday 9 & Saturday 10
Friday 15 & Saturday 16
Friday 22 & Saturday 23
Friday 29 & Saturday 30

Weekday Course Dates

Monday 4 & Tuesday 5
Tuesday 12 & Wednesday 13
Monday 18 & Tuesday 19
Tuesday 26 & Wednesday 27

2021, FEBRUARY

Weekend Course Dates

Friday 5 & Saturday 6
Friday 12 & Saturday 13
Friday 19 & Saturday 20
Friday 26 & Saturday 27

Weekday Course Dates

Monday 1 & Tuesday 2
Tuesday 9 & Wednesday 10
Monday 15 & Tuesday 16
Tuesday 23 & Wednesday 24

2021, MARCH

Weekend Course Dates

Friday 5 & Saturday 6
Friday 12 & Saturday 13
Friday 19 & Saturday 20
Friday 26 & Saturday 27

Weekday Course Dates

Monday 1 & Tuesday 2
Tuesday 9 & Wednesday 10
Monday 15 & Tuesday 16
Tuesday 23 & Wednesday 24
Monday 29 & Tuesday 30

Certification Requirements

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

12 mtr Pleasure

12 mtr Commercial