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Boatbuilding

Boatbuilding – past, present and future

Falmouth Marine School gives you the very best start as #thecareercollege, with hands-on practical training you can take straight into the workplace.

The Marine School has been delivering training to the boatbuilding, ship repair and shipbuilding industry in Falmouth since 1920, and has run full-time boatbuilding courses since the early 1970s. We have dedicated wood and composite workshops in the heart of the extensive maritime industrial area at Ponsharden Boatyard, on the outskirts of Falmouth.

Boatbuilding courses are run from the Falmouth Boatyard

35000£

Experienced boatbuilders can earn

50+

Employers in the region

2yrs

to qualify and work anywhere in the world

Events at Falmouth Marine School

Falmouth Marine School logoSuperyacht Engineer Programme Taster Session

Superyacht Engineer Programme Taster Session

University
  • Dates
    20th July 2024, 10:00am – 12:00pm
    17th August 2024, 10:00am – 12:00pm
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Boatbuilding Courses at Falmouth

Boatbuilding Diploma Level 2

16-19
  • Location – Falmouth Marine School
  • Duration – 36 weeks   |   Full-time
  • Level – Level 2
  • Available Starts – 09/09/2024
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Introduction to Boat Maintenance – Wood

Adult Leisure and Professional
  • Location – Falmouth Marine School
  • Duration – 6 hours   |   Part-time
  • Level – No Qualification
  • Available Starts – 12/10/2024, 09/11/2024, 07/12/2024, 18/01/2025, 15/02/2025, 15/03/2025, 03/05/2025, 07/06/2025
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Diploma In Boatbuilding, Restoration And Repair

Adult
  • Location – Falmouth Marine School
  • Duration – 1 Year   |   Full-time
  • Level – Level 3
  • Available Starts – 09/09/2024
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Boatbuilding Diploma

16-19 Adult
  • Location – Falmouth Marine School
  • Duration – 1 Year   |   Full-time
  • Level – Level 3
  • Available Starts – 09/09/2024
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