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Powered Pleasure Craft Driving Licence (PPCDL Mandarin Theory Test)


Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

    03 Jan 2023 to 05 Dec 2023
  • Registration Period:

    03 Jan 2023 to 30 Nov 2023
  • Time:

    12:00 AM to 11:59 PM,
    1 hours, 1st Tuesday of the month
  • Mode of Training:

  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic, Dover Road, T1A54 (Teaching Block 1A, Level 5, Room 4)
  • Funding:


Every 1st Tuesday of the month.


*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.

You may register your interest, and would be notified if there is new run.

Course Objective

To examine candidates on PPCDL Theory.

Course Outline

30 Multiple Choice Questions based on PPCDL syllabus.

Minimum Requirements

1. Must be 16 years of age
2. Have successfully completed an approved PPCDL Theory course in Mandarin on the handling of a powered pleasure craft, at any of the PPCDL Centres approved by MPA.
3. Must have passed a sight test and is not physically handicapped.

Certification / Accreditation

• PPCDL Theory Result Slip

Suitable for

Anyone interested in handling a Powered Pleasure Craft.

Course Fees

Full Course Fees (before GST): $40.00

Applicants/Eligibility GST* Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens, Singapore Permanent Residents, LTVP+ Holders and Others $3.20 $43.20

*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

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

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

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
One-Stop Service Centre

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.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

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