Practice Marine Licence and PWC Endorsement Tests

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Question 1

Prior to starting your vessel at the boat ramp you notice the battery struggles to start your engine and eventually dies. You should:

Question 2

When operating a personal watercraft at a speed exceeding 5 knots on all Victorian waters, what distance must you keep from a person in the water, or from another vessel, including other personal watercrafts?

Question 3

What safety equipment is required onboard a personal watercraft more than 2 nautical miles from the shore on coastal waters?

Question 4

When are you required to maintain a proper lookout using sight and hearing, while operating your personal watercraft?

Question 5

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This flag signifies:

Question 6

What is the minimum safety equipment required onboard a personal watercraft within two nautical miles of the shore when operating in coastal waters?

Question 7

The operator of a vessel must keep a continuous lookout:

Question 8

Personal flotation devices must be worn by occupants of personal watercraft:

Question 9

You are operating a personal watercraft with a group of friends on enclosed waters, each operating their own personal watercraft.  What are the Victorian state rules you must obey in relation to speed and distance?

Question 10

Why is it mandatory to carry a waterproof buoyant torch at all times when operating a personal watercraft?

Question 11

When underway at night or in restricted visibility, a PWC:

Question 12

Your PWC has broken down. How can you highlight that you are in distress?

Question 13

In surf areas, what must you consider in relation to swimmers?

Question 14

When using a personal watercraft for waterskiing:

Question 15

When overtaking a vessel in the scenario shown below...

Vessels overtaking

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Please note: Persons aged under 16 are no longer able to obtain a PWC endorsement on their restricted marine licence. Read more about the changes to laws about children operating personal watercraft.

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