Welcome, Aboard! Get your Skippers Ticket & more at the leading Perth boat school, WA.
Hi and welcome aboard. My Name is Michael Watson and I will be your personal trainer for your recreational Skippers Ticket. At a tender age of 15, I started my sea career as a deep sea trawler man working mainly in Iceland, [Yes, Just like deadliest catch] this unique training along with 12 years of skipper work In sunny Perth gives me a unique opportunity to pass on some very valuable experience to my customers wishing to gain the Recreational Skippers Ticket
How it works:
Our NEW air conditioned lecture rooms at Maylands marina (38 Hardey Road Maylands), is fitted out with buoyage markers and visual aids to make the theory easy to understand, and give us a one of the highest 1st time pass rates in the industry. Our training consists of face to face tuition not just giving you a Dvd and then an exam. We are situated right on the beautiful Swan River ,Aircon. Free parking , toilets, tea, coffee, iced water are provided free of charge. Benefits also include no wash from big boats and ferries, sheltered calm waters, private boarding pontoons. 10% discount at the Maylands marina boat shop. Master 5 trainer. No other trainer can offer you all these facilities. Next, book your Course date and time either online or call ,
study the workbook in the comfort of your own home. Write down anything you need help with and I will go over the theory & answer any of your questions before we start the course. The theory consists of 40 multiple choice questions all from the the Skippers Ticket workbook. (download, blue section above) Lecture room time is about 2 hours and about 2.5 hrs practical including coffee breaks. Courses start at 9 am weekdays and 8 am weekends ( to beat the strong afternoon sea breezes). We then go to the boat and go over pre start checks & Safety briefing. Your instructor will demonstrate the driving skills before the assessment . Our courses have been designed with instructor demonstrations and a practice to easily help you get through the Assessment tasks with ease
No Risk Guarantee . If for any reason you are unsuccessful on your 1st attempt we will issue you with a complimentary Gift voucher to try again.(Offer is available on Silver & Gold course only .
A FREE practical assessment DVD & practice questions are emailed to you once a booking is made.
We will not ask you to sit in car parks, on park benches in full sun or rain/wind, without drink or toilet facilities. Enjoy a coffee or cool drink in Air Conditioned , relaxed comfortable rooms on the water’s edge. Quality courses run by a professional Skipper. Fully Insured. Assessor number 308
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