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What can Apprenticeships in the marine engineering, yacht & boatbuilding sector offer you?

Just starting out in your career, looking to progress or to make a change? Apprenticeships in the world of yacht, boatbuilding and marine engineering are opportunities to work in innovative and developing environments, working with others that are highly skilled in an established, invaluable industry. You’ll also be learning skills and techniques that will provide you with a lifelong vocation.                                                               

At Paragon Skills we offer a variety of intermediate and advanced level boatbuilding and marine engineering Apprenticeships in this sector. These give great scope for career progression and enables you to choose the learning pathway that is right for you, designed around your skills, interests and experiences working in this sector.

APPRENTICESHIPS IN THIS SECTOR

  • Marine Pre-Apprenticeship Level 1

    Interested in marine engineering apprenticeships? Speak to apprenticeship training provider Paragon Skills and get qualified in this sector.

  • Boatbuilding Pre-Apprenticeship Level 2

    Interested in marine boatbuilding apprenticeships? Speak to apprenticeship training provider Paragon Skills and get qualified in this sector.

  • Marine Engineering Pre-Apprenticeship Level 2

    Interested in marine engineering apprenticeships? Speak to apprenticeship training provider Paragon Skills and get qualified in this sector.

  • Boatbuilding Standards Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3

    The new Boatbuilder Standard Level 3 Apprenticeship programme has been designed to develop the professional standards required of people working as Boatbuilders in the marine industry.

    This new Apprenticeship programme lets you develop your skills and enjoy on and off the job training covering a range of areas including: Introduction to the marine industry, Principles of boatbuilding technology, Business improvement techniques, Yacht and boatbuilding assembly and sub-assembly, and FRP manufacture for marine construction.

    You will learn ‘on the job’ everything you need to develop your career under the supervision of trained technical support staff in the marine sector. More than that, you will continually have the opportunity to practice and embed your new skills in a real work context whilst working and earning money.

    If this sounds to you like the best possible way for you to learn, progress and qualify, then speak to Paragon Skills today.

  • Marine Engineering Standards Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3

    Would you like to learn more about Marine Engineering and get paid whilst learning? Do you want a career in the marine industry? Keen to progress your marine career whilst training? Enjoy on and off the job training with Paragon Skills’ Marine Engineering Standard apprenticeship programme.

  • Business Administration Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship

    Do you enjoy supporting others in a corporate environment? Are you organised and responsible? Develop the skills you need to become a business & administration assistant with a business course. Expand your practical knowledge alongside your organisational and 'people' skills, to excel in this versatile and fast-paced industry.

  • Business Administration Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship

    Do you enjoy supporting others in a corporate environment? Are you organised and responsible? Develop the skills you need to become a business administrator. Expand your practical knowledge alongside your organisational and 'people' skills, to excel in this versatile and fast-paced industry.

  • Customer Service Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard

    Are you a good communicator and love helping people? Develop the skills you need to become a customer service assistant. Expand your practical knowledge alongside your customer service and 'people' skills, to excel in this energetic and fast-paced industry.

  • Customer Service Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship

    Do you enjoy communicating with others and enjoy helping people? Keen to progress your career in customer service? Develop the skills you need to become customer service management. Customer service training with Paragon Skills can help you to reach your potential.

  • ILM Team Leading Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship

    Do you enjoy leading others in a corporate environment? Are you organised and responsible? Develop the skills you need to become a team leader with a business course. Expand your practical knowledge alongside your organisational and 'people' skills, to excel in this versatile and fast-paced industry.

  • Management Apprenticeship Standard - Advanced Level 3

    Ideal for aspiring professionals taking their first step into line management, or for those with some experience of managing a team or project to deliver clearly defined outcomes.

  • Level 4 Business Administration Apprenticeship

    Do you enjoy improving your management skills? Want to progress further with your management career? Develop the skills you need to become higher management. Higher management courses and management training with Paragon Skills can help you to reach your potential.

  • Management & Leadership Higher Apprenticeship Level 5

    The role of an operations manager is vital for ensuring that a strong reputation is maintained in the marketplace. They are a conduit between different departments providing important feedback and communication. In many cases, they are responsible for ensuring that final products meet strict quality standards set by industry regulation.

What do you need to succeed in the boatbuilding and marine engineering sector?

Roles within this sector all have plenty of scope to show your methodical and analytical abilities. You’ll need to be able to think innovatively and have a passion for developing new ideas. You will be given the chance to work in a very established industry that is driven by high calibre individuals.

If you are considering marine engineering Apprenticeships in this sector, then possessing any or all of these skills and interests will be useful to you.

  • Meticulous approach
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to express new ideas
  • Willingness to learn new skills
  • Passion for problem solving
  • An interest in knowing how things work

If you are thinking about doing an apprenticeship - go for it! You can learn all the skills you would in higher education but you also have the opportunity to settle into the workplace and learn skills you wouldn't learn in college such as the confidence that comes with applying your skills hands on. Plus you are earning whilst learning.

SOPHIE DEELEY

APPRENTICE

Apprenticeships in boatbuilding and marine engineering are just the beginning…

Apprenticeships teach you the skills that you will need for a long and successful career. Skills in boatbuilding and marine engineering are held in high regard, are continuously sought after and so offer some very positive opportunities for career progression. 

Diverse career opportunities are available in the leisure, small commercial and superyacht industry. Over 4400 companies with a combined worth of nearly £3 billion have a variety of career opportunities that could suit you. The industry is also at the forefront of innovation, pioneering new technology, world renowned craftsmanship and a world leader in design. The marine industry sector also has a long tradition of offering Apprenticeship frameworks as a means of meeting the skills requirements for its sector.

If you would like to learn more about Apprenticeships in engineering and technology, or to discuss the options available to you in this sector, then call Paragon Skills today on 0800 783 2545.