47 Week Boatbuilding Course
Our flagship course leads to the internationally recognised and coveted IBTC Diploma in boatbuilding along with City and Guilds 2463 level 3. This comprehensive course covers all the skills required to build and maintain boats.
With an emphasis on learning through practical application of skills you will work on a wide range of boatbuilding projects, under the expert supervision of our knowledgeable instructors in our working boatyard.
High standards of accuracy and finish are set from the start and all students must successfully complete our Wood Working and Joinery Skills course, which depending on previous experience will take up to 12 weeks (see mid-
47 Weeks. Course runs Monday-Thursday 08.00-16.30, Friday 08.00-12.30
Course typically includes:
The Training Modules – GRP Laminating and Bonding – Fixing Units of Furniture – Jig and Mould Making – Shaping timber, ply, MDF and other materials – Dinghy Building – Deck Laying – Lofting – Fixing Hull and Deck Fittings – Wood and GRP – Fitting Engine Bearers and Shafts – Splicing and Rigging – Painting and Varnishing – GRP Boat Repairs – Wood Boat Repairs and Restoration – Advanced Joinery and Pattern Making
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