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Marine Engineering Intermediate Apprenticeship at Colchester Institute

Course description

The Marine Engineering Intermediate Apprenticeship course is designed to give the learner the relevant training and education required to become a successful employee in the marine engineering industries.

Course content

Marine Engineering pathways for this framework can include:

  • Marine Fabrication/Welding
  • Marine Electrical/Mechanical Fitting
  • Boat Building/Shipwright
  • Rigger/Boat Moving
  • Marine Painting

Core units:

  • Complying with Statutory Regulations and Organisational Safety Requirements
  • Using and Interpreting Engineering Data and Documentation
  • Working Effectively and Efficiently in Engineering

Optional units will be chosen based on the learner’s pathway, areas may include:

  • Assisting in the Installation of Electrical/Electronic Equipment
  • Assisting in the Assembly of Wooden Structural Components
  • Applying Yacht and Boat Paints/Coating Materials
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Functional Skills in English, Maths and ICT

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs (grades A* – D), or equivalent, including English, maths and science.

Future opportunities

Possible progression to an advanced qualification.. Career pathways may include progression within marine engineering technician roles

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Colchester Institute directly.

Last updated date: 02 March 2016

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