Building boats such as yachts, workboats and superyachts, and refitting and repairing existing boats.
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
- Typical length
- 48 months
- Current funding band
Up to £27,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer.
Candidates will usually have GCSEs at grades A* to C (or equivalent), including maths, English and a relevant science.
- What apprentices will learn
- work methods, including using specialist equipment and minimising hazards and risks
- identifying and responding to customer needs
- planning and setting up projects
- manufacturing, assembling, disassembling and repairing components
- fitting out and finishing boats
- supporting commissioning of the boat
Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must achieve level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C).
- Professional registration
This apprenticeship is recognized by the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) at engineering technician (EngTech) level.
- End-Point Assessment
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.