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Recreational Skippers Ticket

State ID: KAA38

Learn the skills and knowledge to become a safe recreational boat skipper

Every skipper of a registrable recreational vessel powered by a motor greater than 4.5kwp (6hp) is required to hold a Recreational Skippers Ticket.  

You will gain the theory and practical training to be a safe recreational skipper. A power boat is provided for this training. 


Course Content

The below nationally recognised unit of competency is included in this course:

MEM50010          Respond to boating emergencies and incidents

MEM50009         Safely operate a mechanically powered recreational boat



Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment.

You will receive a Recreational Skippers Ticket from the Department of Transport. 


Enrolment & Enquiries 

For more information about this course and to enrol:

Contact: Kelly O'Malley| Academic Program Assistant – BCMI Campus

9956 6175 | 1800 672 700


Enquiry Form: Complete the course enquiry form below.


To find out more about studying with us please also refer to our Course Guide and Student Information Pack.

Important information

How to apply

Important information

Course Requirements

You will need to bring primary photo identification (eg driver or learner license) 


Full Rates : $141.75
Concessional : $49.70 

A concession card must be provided at time of enrolment to claim the concession rate.

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
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Flexible and Other Study Types 
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Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.


Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

We are currently taking expressions of interest for this course. Contact our student services team on 1800 672 700 for more information or complete the course enquiry form below. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Page last updated September 04, 2020