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Powered Pleasure Craft Driving Licence (PPCDL Handling Assessment) - Foreigners


Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

    01 Jan 2023 to 23 Dec 2023
  • Registration Period:

    01 Jan 2023 to 16 Dec 2023
  • Time:

    09:00 AM to 11:00 AM,
    11am - 1pm, 1.30pm - 4.30pm
  • Mode of Training:

  • Venue:

    Poly Marina, 50 West Coast Ferry Road S126980
  • Funding:


Every Saturdays & Sundays (2 hours per session)

Important Dates
Registration Closing Date:

Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed. No refund or transfer of class unless on Medical Grounds or on National Mobilisation.

Date of test:
Please click on "Register Here" for test dates.

Venue of Tests:
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Course Objective


Course Outline

Practical Boat Handling & Rules of the Road (ROR).

Mode of Assessment
Practical Handling Assessment

Minimum Requirements

Must have passed the PPCDL Theory Test conducted by Singapore Maritime Academy.

Certification / Accreditation

Please be present on time at the assessment date and venue. Candidates will not be allowed to take the assessment if they are more than 15 mins late. If candidate missed the assessment date, he/she would be required to register and pay for the fees for the next test.

Please bring along your

1) Identification card with photo (e.g. NRIC or Passport)

2) PPCDL Theory Test result slip

failing which, candidate would not be allowed to proceed with the assessment.

Suitable for

Anyone interested in handling a Powered Pleasure Craft.

Course Fees

Full Course Fees (before GST): $150.00

Applicants/Eligibility GST* Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens, Singapore Permanent Residents, LTVP+ Holders and Others $12.00 $162.00

*As announced at Budget 2022, there will be no increase in government fees and charges for Singaporeans from 1 Jan 2023 to 31 Dec 2023. 

Funding Incentives
$50 Subsidy for Singaporeans


a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) For payment via PayNow, please enter the UEN No. T08GB0056ACET and indicate the invoice/registration number. 

*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.

Withdrawal and Deferment

1.Deferment is only permitted based on Medical Reasons and National Mobilisation with supporting documents.

2.Withdrawal/Cancellation is NOT allowed.

3.Booking Fees is Non-Refundable.

4. Booking is Non Transferable.

The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.

The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

* PACE Academy course schedules, course trainer, course fees and course availability are subject to change without prior notice.

Application Procedure

Applicants may apply for the Examination with the available schedule online.

Online Registration
1) Fill up the electronic form.
2) Once completed, click on the “Submit” button.
3) You will receive online acknowledgement that you have successfully registered and paid for the exam.
4) Confirmed Registration is based on a first-come first-served basis, upon full payment of the exam fees.

Applicants who have successfully registered and paid for the exam will received a “Registration Confirmation” email within 1 day. Please ensure email address is correct.

Applicants will also receive a reminder email 1 week before the exam date.

Singapore Polytechnic, its governors, officers, agents and employees shall not be liable for any loss, damages and/or injury, including loss of life, which participants of our Courses may suffer arising out of or in connection with our Courses, whether the loss, damage and/or injury was suffered on any of Singapore Polytechnic's premises or at any other venue(s) in connection with our Courses.

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