Marine Upholsterer Apprenticeship Level 2
This two year course will provide all the theory, practical and professional teaching and support for you to gain your Marine Upholstery Apprenticeship.
We work closely with your employer and workplace to ensure the course is tailored to the skills and understanding that you will need. This includes visiting and measuring the boats at Noss Marina, upholstery skills, sewing techniques, foam cutting, pattern making and other manufacturing processes.
We also document and evidence the work you do in your workplace, as well as supporting your learning with theory, professional development, industry research, history and context.
In the second year we then support your individual progress leading up to your End Point Assessment, which includes a multiple-choice test, workplace observation and final portfolio of research and evidence.
- Entry requirements are as per the employer, but 5 GCSEs at grade 4(C), including Maths and English, is preferable.
The Marine Industry
The History of the Upholstery Industry
Trade Unions and Associations
Health and Safety in the Workplace
Upholstery skills and development
Cut Fabrics and Components
Cushions and Padded Items
Preparation for EPA
Please choose your preferred study option below (subject to change).
This course costs: £
If the amount shown is more than £0.00 and you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.
This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).
You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.
To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.
“The content of this course was very interesting and applicable to my occupation. It helped me to explore leadership and management concepts further which I can now apply in my role."Joan Audas