Practice Marine Licence and PWC Endorsement Tests

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Vessels overtaking

Question 3

The operator of a vessel must keep a continuous lookout:

Question 4

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This flag signifies:

Question 5

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

Question 6

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 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

When using a personal watercraft for waterskiing:

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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?

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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.