Available Courses

  • Recreational Marine Driver Licence (Boat)
  • Personal Watercraft (Jet Ski Licence)
  • Combined Boat and PWC Licence
  • There is no fee to commence the online training

Allstate Boat Licence Location

QLD Boat & PWC Licence Course for Cairns, Tablelands, Innisfail, Port Douglas & Remote Cape York

Address: 2 Hussar Close, Kanimbla 4870

Your trainer is:

Paul Little

Phone: 0429361281

Email: paul@boatlicensing.com.au

Based in Cairns, Paul usually does Theory Training and Written Assessment in the suburb of Kanimbla(address above) then Practical Training and Assessment at "The Sugar Terminal" or Fearnley St Ramp/Jetty  located on Trawler Base Road, Cairns. Courses can be organised as far south as Tully/Mission Beach and north to remote Cape York  if requested-these courses will require groups of people and will be priced according to numbers and travel requirements - Ring me for a quote.   Next Written Test and Practical Train/Assess date by appointment - phone 0429 361 281 to book in.- Available every day. - so START THE ONLINE NOW!  - So you are ready for written test and practical on the preferred date. Don't like online training - do the Face to Face Course.


Location Course Dates


Next Written Test and Practical Train/Assess date by appointment - phone 0429 361 281 to book in.

- so START THE ONLINE NOW! So you are ready for written test and practical on the preferred date.

Want any date - Make a group and ring me for a time date to suit you (group rates apply).

Saturdays or Sundays.

Wednesdays from 11AM if you have completed online training. This will include the written assessment(short refresher then 45mins for exam) then on water training and assessment.

Flexible Training - can do Face to Face after hours. Meet at 4pm for Written assessment-On water training next morning.

Location Course Fees

Pricing for Online Training:- Start now - no up front fees.

Boat Licence - $300(2 or more $250)
Jet Ski Licence - $300(2 or more $250)
Boat and Jet Ski Licence on same day - $500. Larger Group(Schools etc) rates apply-ring for quotation

Pricing for Face to Face in Classroom Training:-

Boat Licence - $350
Jet Ski Licence - $300
Boat and Jet Ski Licence on same day - $600 (Larger Group rates apply-ring for quotation)

For Face to Face Training please ring to book a date.- Ring me - I may be doing a course that day.

For Online Training click on the option on the home page. Remember there is no fee to complete the online course, you pay on the day of the practical.
Practical assessments for online training can be completed on any day with prior appointment.

Location Details

Cairns, Innisfail, Port Douglas and Tableland Regions: for Recreational Marine Drivers Licence and Personal Water Craft Licences

Remote Cape York Towns & Communities on request.


What To Bring

Bring ID(Drivers Licence-Or other photo ID), water bottle, sunglasses, payment, fun attitude, and Friends!

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Paul Little

Boat Licence (RMDL) requirements

  • It is a requirement of Maritime Safety Queensland that a person be 16 years of age or older to be issued with a Recreational Marine Drivers Licence. A person may attend the training once they are 15 years and 6 months of age.
  • You must demonstrate you are competent to navigate and manage a recreational boat.
  • You must complete a Medical Disclosure Statement.
  • You must provide suitable identification.
  • It does not matter where you live, you can attend the training in any of the Allstate Locations
  • On successful completion of the course you will be issued with a Statement of Competency which must be validated at any Queensland Transport & Main Roads Customer Service Centre that issues marine licences. The Queensland Transport Licence fee is payable when your licence is issued.

Jetski (PWC) Licence requirements

  • You must hold a current and valid marine licence before being able to obtain a personal watercraft licence.
  • The PWC Licence training can be held on a different day to the boat licence training depending on local conditions.


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Head Office

32 Zephyr Crt
Birkdale Qld 4159
Ph: 07 3822 4432 or 0428 137 579
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