Diploma In Boatbuilding, Restoration And Repair

QUALIFICATION
N/A
LOCATION
Falmouth Marine School
START DATE
12 September 2022
DURATION
1 Year
LEARNING AREA
Marine Engineering & Boatbuilding
ATTENDANCE
Full-time

Diploma In Boatbuilding, Restoration And Repair

If you are passionate about boats, love working with your hands and aspire to be a Boatbuilder then this is the course for you!

Incorporating the world-renowned City and Guilds Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Boatbuilding, our Boatbuilding, Restoration and Repair is a course full of challenge and reward.

As a Level 3 course, this diploma is all about preparing you for a future in the marine industry and perfecting your essential boatbuilding skills.

During the course you will spend a great deal of time in our dedicated boatbuilding workshops where you’ll hone your skills on live boat projects.

You’ll be learning from experienced professionals who are there to give you the very best start to your career and the time you will spend working on our live boat projects is invaluable to the development of your skill level and abilities.
You’ll be looking at all the aspects of boatbuilding, from simple re-finishing, repairs and restorations to new-build projects; you’ll undertake surveys, write reports, speak to customers, source and cost materials and labour charges etc.

Our workshop features industry-standard equipment, exactly like a working Boatyard. We have strong connections with local boatbuilding companies, and employers know a boatbuilding qualification from Falmouth Marine School means you have the very best skills of a crafts person.

So, if you dream of creating exotic boats with beautiful flowing curves and keeping traditional skills alive, then this is the best place to learn and develop the specific skill set required.

QUALIFICATION
N/A
LOCATION
Falmouth Marine School
START DATE
12 September 2022
DURATION
1 Year
LEARNING AREA
Marine Engineering & Boatbuilding
ATTENDANCE
Full-time

What you will learn

This one-year advanced course will give you the knowledge and skills required to move directly into the marine industry as a Boatbuilder.

You will learn about the shape and designs of boats, the materials used in boat construction, the components and systems that go into traditional and modern vessels and the specific terminology used within the marine industry.

By learning in depth about the many elements that make up both wooden and composite boats, you will be well prepared for this challenging and highly skilled role.

Entry requirements

You will require a grade 4 in Maths and English Language, or a relevant Level 2 Qualification.

Assessment

You will be assessed throughout the academic year via online multi-choice assessment tests, practical exercises, written assignments and exam papers.

Progression

Upon completion of this course you’ll have a detailed understanding of boat construction and repair, as well as extensive knowledge of the various techniques required to undertake boatbuilding, restoration and repair tasks.

You’ll be ready to move directly into employment or self-employment as a boatbuilder, or you may even choose to follow other specialist roles such as Yacht Surveyor.

Alternatively, you may decide to progress to Higher Education and one of the many Marine focused degree courses that are available.

Falmouth Marine School

Falmouth Marine School

With a modern campus in the centre of Falmouth and boat workshops on the waterfront, studying at Falmouth Marine School is joyous. Few colleges in the country can boast the exceptional experience you will have, whether it’s studying to become the next marine scientist, marine engineer, boatbuilder, or watersports industry expert. There is a special, friendly and dynamic atmosphere on campus, which is backed up by a supportive and highly knowledgeable team. It’s no surprise that our alumni always recommend Falmouth Marine School to have your #careercollege experience.


This one-year advanced course will give you the knowledge and skills required to move directly into the marine industry as a Boatbuilder.

You will learn about the shape and designs of boats, the materials used in boat construction, the components and systems that go into traditional and modern vessels and the specific terminology used within the marine industry.

By learning in depth about the many elements that make up both wooden and composite boats, you will be well prepared for this challenging and highly skilled role.

You will require a grade 4 in Maths and English Language, or a relevant Level 2 Qualification.

You will be assessed throughout the academic year via online multi-choice assessment tests, practical exercises, written assignments and exam papers.

Upon completion of this course you’ll have a detailed understanding of boat construction and repair, as well as extensive knowledge of the various techniques required to undertake boatbuilding, restoration and repair tasks. You’ll be ready to move directly into employment or self-employment as a boatbuilder, or you may even choose to follow other specialist roles such as Yacht Surveyor. Alternatively, you may decide to progress to Higher Education and one of the many Marine focused degree courses that are available.

Falmouth Marine School

Falmouth Marine School

With a modern campus in the centre of Falmouth and boat workshops on the waterfront, studying at Falmouth Marine School is joyous. Few colleges in the country can boast the exceptional experience you will have, whether it’s studying to become the next marine scientist, marine engineer, boatbuilder, or watersports industry expert. There is a special, friendly and dynamic atmosphere on campus, which is backed up by a supportive and highly knowledgeable team. It’s no surprise that our alumni always recommend Falmouth Marine School to have your #careercollege experience.


Dates & Locations

  • Course type 16-19 Adult
  • Location - Falmouth Marine School
  • Start Date - 12 September 2022
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £5000.00
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