Marine Service Technology II (8751/36 weeks, 280 hours)
|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
- College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA+)
- Customer Service Examination
- Customer Service Specialist (CSS) Examination
- Marine Service Technician (Inland and Coastal - Core) Assessment
- Marine Service Technology Examination
- National Career Readiness Certificate Assessment
- Professional Communications Certification Examination
- Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth Examination
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.