Power Boat Handling Lessons


So you've just boat a new boat and want to know the proper procedures of boat handling or you might be an existing boater who wishes to develop and extend your knowledge and skills in powerboat driving. Why not take professional power boat handling lessons delivered by Professional Powerboat Training

Professional Powerboat Training's introductory lessons in boat handling skills and seamanship for the new boat owner or an advancement on skills for those with previous boating experience.

The aim of this lesson is to provide boat owners with the skill and confidence to safely enjoy their boat and to develop and improve vessel handling skills both at the ramp and out on the water.

Skills covered:

  • Pre-launch procedures

  • Reversing boat trailer

  • Launching safely and efficiently

  • Use of required safety equipment

  • Close quarter manoeuvring

  • Coming alongside

  • Use of fenders and lines

  • Engine trim

  • Safe boat operation

  • Retrieving vessel back on the trailer

  • Basic navigation, sounder and GPS

3 hours

Gary Squires - Over 10 years' experience, Master Class 5, Certificate 4 in Workplace Training and Assessment


Contact Gary Squires on mobile 0438 310 575 or email professionalpowerboattraining@gmail.com