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Marina and Boatyard Operative

Carrying out a variety of roles such as moving, mooring, repairing and cleaning boats.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


2 (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)

Typical length
18 months
Current funding band
Up to £10,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • knowledge of how boatyards and marinas operate
  • safe working techniques
  • how to move and secure boats
  • record keeping
  • how to use specialist equipment and tools

Before taking their end-point assessment apprentices will need to have:

  • achieved level 1 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 3 to 1 or D to G)
  • taken level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)
Professional registration

None specified.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
British Marine Federation
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.