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Boat Building Maintenance Certificate

This engaging qualification will provide you with strong knowledge of the varied components that make up the structure of boats, developing the skills necessary for their successful production.

You will focus on a variety of techniques to ensure you become a skilled professional, including: interpretation of lofted lines, drawings and specifications; the knowledge needed to obtain the shape of moulds and templates; and the skills required to mark, cut out, assemble and finish the elements that make up a boat.

Upon completion you could progress into an apprenticeship with a suitable employer or the BTEC Level 3 in Marine Technologies.

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"The College and my tutors have provided me with skills that I need to go forward with my business, and is really encouraging in putting skills into practice on a regular basis. Having a network of other talented students is really beneficial for me to build working relationships with and collaborate on projects I am working on at the moment."Jake Raine-Harries

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