Practice Marine Licence and PWC Endorsement Tests

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Question 1

When operating a personal watercraft on inland waters, excluding speed restriction zones or where local rules apply, which direction are you required to travel in relation to the approximate centre of a waterway?

Question 2

It is compulsory for every personal watercraft operating on Victorian waters to carry a torch that is:

Question 3

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 4

The operator of a vessel must keep a continuous lookout:

Question 5

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

Question 6

A personal watercraft must give way to:

Question 7

When operating a personal watercraft at a speed exceeding 5 knots on Victorian coastal waters, how far must you keep from the water's edge?

Question 8

The owner of a PWC:

Question 9

You are operating your personal watercraft at about 8 knots and notice some swimmers in the water approximately 20m away from you, so you:

Question 10

If you are proceeding up a narrow channel, river or harbour entrance where it is not possible to maintain the minimum distance from other vessels or swimmers:

Question 11

When using a personal watercraft for waterskiing:

Question 12

When should you switch on and display navigation lights on a vessel that is underway?

Question 13

When a number of PWC operators are operating in an organised group:

Question 14

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

Question 15

When operating a personal watercraft at a speed exceeding 5 knots on Victorian waters, how far must you keep from a diver's flag on a buoy or vessel?

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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.