There’s no doubt about it – racing across the water on a roaring jet ski is extremely fun. But, if you want to make jet skiing a part of your life, you will need to obtain a recognised licence.
The good news is, there are a number of quality training courses that’ll leave you licenced and ready to ride. We’ll share these in this article.
So, buckle down – or not. Let’s get started!
What makes a reliable jet ski licencing course in Canberra?
Safety first, right? If you’re keen on getting your jet ski licence in the Canberra region, we suggest keeping an eye out for these must-have traits as you decide which training course to complete:
- Qualified instructors. A set of instructors will take you through the theory aspect of your licencing program. Ideally, the instructor you work with will be fully qualified and have years of experience.
- Recognised. There’s no point undergoing a jet ski course if you don’t come out the other side with a licence that’s recognised by the ACT government.
- In-depth safety information. Safety is paramount – especially out on the water. A jet ski is a powerful vehicle so it’s critical you are given in-depth safety information. That way, you’ll know exactly how to respond in an emergency situation.
- Well priced. If you don’t have to, why pay more for your jet ski licence?
Is there anything else specific that you’re after in a place to get your jet ski licence in Canberra? Share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Great places to get your jet ski licence in Canberra according to you
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We’ve consulted local knowledge and real-life experience. Here are our top picks for places to get your jet ski licence.
With more than 30 years’ experience and over 50 qualified and passionate staff members, the Canberra Motorcycle Centre is by far one of the best places to pick up your jet ski licence. Sure, they have a massive range of bike and bike accessories, but they also offer servicing and licencing for a whole variety of both land and water vehicles.
As a family owned and operated business, you know you’re getting the very best service when you step foot in the Canberra Motorcycle Centre.
The Maritime Training School is another option for jet ski training courses. They offer recognised jet ski licences as an affordable add-on to their boat licencing course.
You’ll learn everything you need to know – from safety concerns to basic operation – to get the most out of your jet ski rides.
ACT Boat Licence has helped thousands of Canberra locals obtain their boat and jet ski licence. With theory sessions hosted in many areas across the region, you’re sure to find a time and place that suits you.
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