You are over 16 years old and you would like navigate on the waterways in France and Europe? The fluvial licence is made for you!

It is necessary to pilot a boat on waterways when the engine power is higher than 4.5 kW (6cv), including for sailing. The fluvial option will allow you to sail on a boat less than 20 metres long. Beyond that, you will need to be equipped with the large boating extension.

You will be able to navigate rivers, lakes and canals, drive a motorized water vehicle (VNM or water bike) in inland waters and use the portable VHF in French territorial waters.

Upcoming licences dates

Registration : a licence in two parts

A theorical part

With your teacher and thanks to the online class, you will see:

An individual practical part

It’s a training of 3h30, including 2 hours of navigation. The teacher check that you learn everything.

L'examen théorique à Strasbourg

L’examen théorique est constitué de 30 questions à choix multiple (QCM) pour lesquelles il y a une ou plusieurs bonnes réponses. Pour réussir l’épreuve théorique il faut faire au maximum 5 fautes.

Would you like to register for the fluvial licence training?