Boat Building and Repair
This Modern Apprenticeship helps you train individuals to start or develop their career in boat-building and repair.
Their qualification will include:
Your employee will study for a Modern Apprenticeship at SCQF Level 6.
Wooden Boat Building and Repair at SCQF Level 6
Composite and Metal Boat Building and Repair at SCQF Level 6
There are no formal entry requirements for this apprenticeship.
Progression and development
After completing this level, candidates will be equipped to work in the boat-building and repair industry and work with metal or wooden materials.
They can also decide to develop their skills further by completing the Engineering or Construction framework at SCQF Level 6/7 or the Engineering Technical Framework at SCQF Level 8 to enhance their career prospects.
How does it work?
Apprentices will learn in a real-world environment and earn a wage. They’ll also study with a college or other learning provider.
Cost and funding
We contribute towards training costs
We do this by paying the learning provider throughout the apprenticeship.
The training contribution calculator will show you our funding contribution for this framework.
An enhanced funding contribution is paid for employees aged 16 to 19. For those who are disabled and care-experienced, this is extended up to and including age 29.
Speak to a range of learning providers to find the best deal and agree on a flexible approach to meet your business needs.
Who pays the apprentice?
Like any other employee of your business, you’ll pay the Modern Apprentice's wages. This is not set by SDS, but we encourage all employers to pay the Living Wage. Remember, you must pay at least the National Minimum Wage.
How long will it take?
It will take between 12 and 24 months to complete.