The aim of this programme is to provide the marine industry with people working with yacht spars who have the knowledge and skills to work unsupervised as composite spar makers.
Modules within this programme include: Workplace Health and Safety, Sustainability, Materials, You and Your Team, Your Tools and Equipment, Your Calculations, Technical Skills, Drawings, and Yacht Rig Design.
Engineering Technician, System Service & Repair
Legal eligibility to study in NZ (immigration status verified). Employed in a marine environment. Minimum of 16 years of age. English language requirements.
Cost (2023) - $1,200 + GST
Starting 01 January 2023, the annual programme fee is $1,200 + GST multiplied by the number of years duration. This includes learning resources, assessment, and support fee.
Block course (optional) fees range from $1,278 - $1,560 (+ GST) per course.
Composites, Marina, Marine
Programme Length (Total Learning Hours)
Approx. 36 months
Workplace Based / Online / Self-Study
Qualification to which this programme leads
New Zealand Certificate in Yacht Spar Making - Composite