# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Marine Service Technology II (8751/36 weeks, 280 hours)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Marine Service Technology II (8751/36 weeks, 280 hours)

Course Description

Course Code:8751
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks, 280 hours
Suggested Grade Levels:11–12
Prerequisites:Marine Service Technology I (8750/36 weeks, 140 hours)

This course completes students’ introduction to service and repair of watercraft and marina operations. Students gain entry-level marine trade skills in areas including inboard and outboard systems, carpentry, fiberglass construction and repair, electricity, welding, vessel storage/handling, and tools and equipment operation. The course is based on the National Marine Trades Curriculum, developed by the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC).

As noted in Superintendent’s Memo #058-17 (2-28-2017), this Career and Technical Education (CTE) course must maintain a maximum pupil-to-teacher ratio of 20 students to one teacher, due to safety regulations. The 2016-2018 biennial budget waiver of the teacher-to-pupil ratio staffing requirement does not apply.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
    • Facility and Mobile Equipment Maintenance
    • Transportation Operations

Available Credentials

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.