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 Courses for Gold Coast, Hope Harbour Marina, Hope Island to Tweed Heads

Address: John Lund Dr Hope Harbour Marina QLD 4212

Your trainer is:

Phil Laing

Phone: 0411205970

Email: phill@boatlicensing.com.au

Gold Coast North all the way down to Tweed River.


Location Course Dates

Next Onwater Practical Test Dates at Hope Harbour Marina

May 28th 29th
June 3rd 4th 11th 12th 16th 17th 18th 24th 25th 26th 30thth
July 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 7th 8th 9th 10th 13th 14th

Some above dates could be booked out, other dates may be available please contact me to register your course interest.

GIFT CERTIFICATES available anytime.

Start 7am sharp, Finish approx 2pm

Little Spoon Kitchen

Hope Harbour Marina, Hope Island.

Location Course Fees

Boat Licence Training & Assessment $400
Pwc Licence Training & Assessment $300
Combined Boat & Pwc Licence Training & Assessment $600

*Note* An RMDL is a Pre-requisite to obtain the PWC Licence.

Extra Training if required $200 per session
Extra Assessment if required $100 per Assessment

We would encourage everyone to obtain PRIOR Practical Driving experience if possible.

Step 1- Ring Phil to Book in the Practical Test Date.
Step 2- Enrol and Complete our Free Online Theory Course.
Step 3- Join us on Nominated Date to complete Theory Assessment, Practical Training & Assessment.

#The Qld Boat & Pwc Licences are a Lifetime Licence current in every state.

#Groups, Schools and clubs can be catered for, please contact me for custom packages and pricing.

#GIFT CERTIFICATES Available anytime.

Location Details

The No 1 Queensland BOATSAFE Approved Training Organization leading our Industry since yr 2000

RMDL & PWCL Licences Conducted every week by Approved, Respected Instructor with over 30 years in the Industry.

Allstate Boat Licensing & Training Gold Coast is the #1 Approved Boat Safe training provider for the following locations:

Hope Island, Southport, Tallebudgera, Mt Tamborine, Pimpama, Jacobs well, Ormeau, Oxenford, Worongary, Bonogin, Coomera, Upper Coomera, Coomera Waters, Coombabah, Helensvale, Sanctuary Cove, Runaway Bay, Paradise Point, Biggera Waters, Benowa, Pacific Pines, Arundel, Main Beach, Nerang, Gaven, Bundall, Currumbin, Mudgeeraba, Tallai, Broadbeach, Reedy Creek, Robina, Burleigh Heads, Tugun, Coolangatta, Kirra, Tweed Heads.

Candidates Enrol in our FREE ONLINE Easy to follow Theory Course, and book in to complete the On Water Practical Test when Convienient.

Theory Training & Assessment Approx (5-6hrs)
Practical Training & Assessment Approx (4-6hrs)

All subjects are covered in detail so candidates have required knowledge of all aspects of Safe, Practical Boating.

Practical Training & Assessment is required for both RMDL & PWC Courses.

On the Gold Coast Training is conducted on a 21ft BOSTON WHALER Outrage with 225hp V8 Mercury & SEADOO GTI 130 IBR with the latest Safety features for your ease of Learning, Safety and enjoyment.

Both Qualifications are National and LIFETIME,

Please call me anytime to discuss how we can help you enjoy our fantastic Boating Lifestyle.

We can organize training at any location, please check options with your Trainer or use the" Locations Tab" at top of screen.

What To Bring

Please bring - Sun Protection- Hat, Sunscreen, Sunglasses, Long sleeve shirt, Reading Glasses, Water, Towel, Wind Jacket ect

Covid 19 - Personal Face mask, Pen, hand sanitiser.

Identification ( Drivers Licence, Passport , Birth certificate, 18+ card )

Toilets, Tea, Coffee and soft drinks available.

Location Gallery


" Hi Phil, many thanks again for today, could you please add 'Very Professional' to my feedback sheet! Thank you Judi"

"Thanks again for today's course Phil, you explained everything very well and i can't wait to get out there now, Cheers Rod"

"Hello Phil, thank you for your patience today, you made the course very enjoyable i will recommend you to everybody. Thanks again Donna"

"Hi Phil, thanks for your expert knowledge today mate, we really enjoyed ourselves, regards Dave"

"Phil, Me and my wife Julia would like to thank you for a very educational day out today.....would definitely recommend to anyone,

Regards, Len & Julia"

Contact Your Trainer

Phil Laing

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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Birkdale Qld 4159
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