Marina Facilities - Boatyard Operations - Apprenticeship

The aim of this programme is to provide the marine industry with people who have the knowledge and skills, and are able to work safely within the regulatory framework, in the maintenance and operation of boatyard facilities.

Modules within this programme include: Workplace Health and Safety, You and Your Team, You and Your Tools, VHF and EPIRB, Your Calculations, Sustainability, Day Skipper, Specialist Tools and Equipment, and Customer Care.

  Career Options

Boatyard Manager, Hardstand Manager, Boatyard Operator


  Entry Requirements

Legal eligibility to study in NZ (immigration status verified). Employed in a boatyard environment. Minimum of 16 years of age. English language requirements.


  Course Fees

This programme's fees are covered under Targeted Training and Apprenticeships Fund (TTAF).

The TTAF is a Government initiative that will support learners to undertake fees free vocational education and training in selected programmes.

The fund will cover fees from 1 January 2021 until 31 December 2022

You will be notified of your coverage during your Enrolment Process. 

A Completion fee of $230 will be charged to process and register your final credentials with NZQA. This fee is not covered by TTAF.