Engineering Manufacture: Marine (Ship, Yacht, Boatbuilding, Maintenance and Repair)
This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.
- 2 (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)
- Typical length
- 18 months
- Current funding band
Up to £5,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
- Suitable roles for apprentices
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.
- Boat Builder / Shipwright
- Boat Mover / Boat Yard Hand
- Marine CNC Machinist (semi skilled)
- Marine Electrical Fitter (semi-skilled)
- Marine Engine Fitter
- Marine Fabricator / Welder (semi-skilled)
- Marine Fitting out carpenter
- Marine Installation engineer - (semi-skilled)
- Marine Mechanical Fitter
- Marine Painter
- Rigger / Boatmover
Apprentices will achieve a practical (or 'competence') qualification:
- NVQ Diploma in Marine Engineering
Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:
- Certificate in Fabrication and Welding Practice
- Certificate in Marine Construction, Systems Engineering and Maintenance
- Diploma in Boatbuilding (Foundation)
- Diploma in Engineering
- Diploma in Engineering Technologies
- Diploma in Engineering Technology
- Diploma in Marine Engineering (Foundation)
- Extended Certificate in Engineering (Specialist: Manufacturing Engineering)
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.
- Professional registration
- None specified.