Build your own boat
At the end of this build your own boat course you will have completed and launched a boat of up to 5m in length. Restorations as well as new builds can be considered subject to suitability.
A full costing exercise will be undertaken as part of the build process.
Build Your Own Boat
The skills acquired will allow you to build further craft with similar build techniques and the transferable nature of skills learnt make them applicable whether for leisure or career prospects.
Whilst our basic joinery and lofting courses are compulsory elements, the exact make up of your course will be discussed before the start to ensure all the necessary elements are covered to successfully complete your build, progressing at your own rate and culminating in the launch of your craft.
Optional Modules – GRP; Stitch & Glue boatbuilding exercise; Backbone Construction, Laminating & Knees; Clinker Planking; Carvel Planking; Block Making, Splicing & Knot Work; Painting, Varnishing & Finishing; Stern Tubes & Prop Shaft Boring; Decks & Decking; Wooden Boat Restoration & more.