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Basic Seamanship & Boat Handling

Upcoming Course Dates:

Online via Zoom:

Tuesday 27th September 16.30 to 20.30
Wednesday 28th September 16.30 to 20.30
Thursday 29th September 16.30 to 20.30
Friday 30th September 16.30 to 20.30
Practical on:
Saturday 1st October – exact timings to be given out closer to date

Oral exam with Transport Malta in Lija will be around 2/3 weeks later

Basic Seamanship & Boat Handling – also known as the local Transport Malta Nautical licence

We are happy to announce that Maltese residents are now eligible for the Jobsplus Training Pays Scheme (Terms and Conditions apply)

Nautical Licence requirements & limitations:

Minimum Age: 18
Vessel Length & Power: Can crew any vessel under twenty-four metres of length, to be driven for pleasure, or tow any person for the purpose of water skiing.

Operating Limits: Within the territorial waters of Malta.

Minimum Training required: Completion of an approved training course followed by an oral and practical examination.
Course Content: Course content is to be based on a minimum of 24 hours tuition covering both classroom and practical training (seamanship and boat handling). Practical boat handling session is mandatory for students.

Price: €145 + €40 Transport Malta Exam fee


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Should you require more information or if you would like to book this course, please do not hesitate to get in touch.