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The Marine Carpentry Program is being revised so new applications are not being accepted. For more information, please contact the Wood Technology Center: (206) 934-5460

Marine Carpentry Learning Outcomes

(AAS Degree)

Upon earning an AAS degree in Marine Carpentry a student will:

  1. Work safely in a professional boatshop.
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of the work ethic required to be a successful Marine Carpenter.
  3. Communicate and understand the inter-personal relationships among co-workers and with customers.
  4. Demonstrate the ability to recognize a problem, develop strategies to overcome the problem and keep a project on track.
  5. Demonstrate the ability to think like a trades person to balance craftsmanship and economics to produce an acceptable product.
  6. Master the skills to become employed as a marine carpenter or in a related field.
  7. Demonstrate an enhanced understanding of the relationship of carpentry, cabinetmaking and marine carpentry and/or the business aspects of marine carpentry.

(Certificate)

Upon earning a certificate in Marine Carpentry a student will:

  1. Work safely in a professional boatshop.
  2. Master the skills to become employed as a Marine Carpenter or in a related field.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of the work ethic required to be a successful Marine Carpenter.
  4. Solve problems and arrive at affordable solutions.