26/04/2019 Paragon Skills Fareham, PO157FE

Boatbuilding Apprenticeship (Id:98475)

  • Sector: retail
  • Location: Fareham,
  • Salary: 8320
  • Level: 3
Boatbuilding Apprenticeship (Id:98475)

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Employer: Moody Decking Services Ltd

Location: Fareham,

Wage: £160.00 Per Week

Hours: 40.00 Per Week

Vacancy Description

A fantastic opportunity to complete an industry leading Boatbuilding apprenticeship with Moody Decking Services has arisen. You’ll work alongside experienced employees to learn all aspects of Boatbuilding and gain invaluable industry knowledge and skills.

While working for Moody Decking and alongside Paragon Skills, you will be guided and supported in actively completing your Level 3 qualification in Boatbuilding.

Throughout the duration of your course will learn all aspects of boatbuilding and repairing small boats. You will be working alongside an experienced workforce learning skills in:

  • Woodwork- Deck fitting,Installation
  • Cutting fibre glass, using specialist tools
  • GRP – Glass-reinforced plastic
  • Lamination
  • Cabin refits and repairs
  • Keels replacement and repair
  • Preparation techniques
  • General joinery repairs on boats

The successful candidate will learn traditional wooden boatbuilding as well as the most up to date vaccum infusion techniques. They will learn lean management business techniques. They will be trained on all woodworking machines and programs including CNC. You will be making decks and components for some of the most high value private yachts in the world. You will even have the chance to travel and fit the decks and components to the craft in question.

The working week will be Monday to Friday, consisting of 37 hours per week. Your hours will be discussed at interview if you are successful to meet yours and the businesses needs.

Qualifications Required
Ideally you should have strong Math and English grades for this apprenticeship. However, if you are not at the desired level you will undertake Functional Skills to better your abilities.

Skills Required

  • Self-motivated with a good work ethic.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Able to communicate confidently with colleagues, suppliers and owners.
  • Good timekeeping.
  • Able to work within a small team.
  • A keen interest in the Marine Sector.

48 months

Training Provided

We have the ENERGY & EXPERIENCE to give you the EDGE in kick starting your career. Our Industry leading Personal Tutor will deliver outstanding teaching and learning to help ENERGISE you to complete your apprenticeship training and leave you confident to EXECUTE tasks to the highest standard.


During this apprenticeship standard you will complete:

Foundation Phase (months 1-18)

  • Level 2 Foundation Diploma in Boat Building
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths & English

Development Phase (months 18-36)

  • Level 3 Diploma in Boatbuilding
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