Advanced Marine Repair Technician
17-461-1 Technical Certificate
The Advanced Marine Repair Technician certificate is designed to provide graduates of the Marine Repair Technician program with the opportunity to develop advanced level skills in the areas of marine engine rebuilding and marine engine/power systems. Diagnostics and the repair of outboard motors, inboard engines, marine transmissions, along with sterndrive units will be examples of coursework designed within this advanced certificate. Students are encouraged to adhere to projects which will increase their level of expertise as a qualified Marine Repair Technician. This certificate is designed to adapt to specific student interests in combination with the advance technological changes taking place within the Marine industry.
This certificate is unique in the state. Students completing this certificate must meet prerequisite requirements. This certificate has the ability to be adapted to each student's unique interests in the marine repair field.
As an Advanced Marine Repair Technician student, you should:
- Apply all competencies as required by the Marine Repair Technician program
Preparation for Admission
This certificate has a prerequisite of successful completion of the Marine Repair Technician program or equivalent or related occupational experience and approval of instructor.
Employers will expect you, after completing this certificate, to be able to:
- Adhere to project completion deadlines
- Follow proper repair instructions
- Complete project work as intended
- Be able to have an in-depth knowledge related to select product-specific training