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Boat Builder (Composite)

Published
Hybrid Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Marine Industry Training and Education Council
Industries
O*Net Code
47-2031.00
Rapids Code
Req. Hours
125240
State
DC
Created
Aug 27, 2021
Updated
Aug 27, 2021

Time-Based Skills

7 skill sets | 52 total skills
Work Safely - 180 req. hrs
Apply health and safety in the workplace
90 hrs
Demonstrate knowledge of composite in the workplace
90 hrs
Tools & Equipment - 660 req. hrs
Select, use, maintain hand tools and portable power tools
220 hrs
Operate simple and complex mechanical plant composite equipment
220 hrs
Demonstrate knowledge of gelcoat application equipment
220 hrs
Teambuilding - 1600 req. hrs
Communicate effectively with colleagues, management, & customers
320 hrs
Describe care and timelines as an employee
320 hrs
Manage self and organize others in a team project
320 hrs
Make a work schedule for a composite project
320 hrs
Demonstrate knowledge of composite project internal control
320 hrs
Composite Materials - 180 req. hrs
Identify and explain the causes and prevention of material deterioration
60 hrs
Demonstrate knowledge of timber and adhesives used in boat building
60 hrs
Demonstrate knowledge of composite technology
60 hrs
Sustainability and Environment - 60 req. hrs
Apply environmentally sustainable work practices and principles in composite
60 hrs
Calculations and Drawings - 3675 req. hrs
Perform Measurements and cost calculations for composite projects
525 hrs
Produce scale drawings of boat surfaces from corrected offsets
525 hrs
Demonstrate knowledge of composite construction drawings and produce freehand sketch
525 hrs
Loft a hull and loft full sized decks and superstructures
525 hrs
Produce a half-model of a small craft scale
525 hrs
Apply Knowledge & application of construction costs & contracts to composite production
525 hrs
Interpret and apply assembly drawings
525 hrs
Composite Boat Building Technical Skills - 118885 req. hrs
Touch-up and restore gelcoat
3835 hrs
Produce composite products using different techniques and processes
3835 hrs
Prepare materials and equipment to produce composite products
3835 hrs
Produce an open mold from plug or pattern for composites
3835 hrs
Repair damaged or faulty composites
3835 hrs
Deposit composite materials by spray or chopper gun and prepare fiber reinforced composite for surface coating
3835 hrs
Prepare fiber reinforced composite for surface coating
3835 hrs
Deposit a polyester gelcoat by hand for composites
3835 hrs
Provide for and attach fixtures, Fitting, and fasteners in composites
3835 hrs
Install internal & external boat fittings and boat electrical systems
3835 hrs
Install exterior boat joinery, modules, components, and boat tankage system
3835 hrs
Demonstrate knowledge of electrical & electronic applications in boat building
3835 hrs
Demonstrate Knowledge of insulation and install insulation in boats
3835 hrs
Lift, support, and move boats and components
3835 hrs
Demonstrate Knowledge of adhesives used in composites
3835 hrs
Prepare fiber-reinforced composite substrates for surface coatings
3835 hrs
Lift, support, and secure large composite components safely
3835 hrs
Finish product specification for composites
3835 hrs
Produce resin item to finished product specifications for composites
3835 hrs
Alter resin rheology with fillers, extenders, and additives for composites
3835 hrs
Describe resin infusion and injection processes for composites
3835 hrs
Produce composite items using different application techniques
3835 hrs
Produce a laminate by vacuum bagging for composites
3835 hrs
Describe, install and test plumbing systems
3835 hrs
Produce templates or patterns used in boat building
3835 hrs
Build boat framework under supervision
3835 hrs
Describe and apply filling and fairing technology
3835 hrs
Construct interior wooden support structures and cabinetry for boats
3835 hrs
Laminate and join timber material used in boat building
3835 hrs
Identify boat fittings, fixtures, and fasteners
3835 hrs
Produce Plug or pattern and an open mold from plug or pattern for composites
3835 hrs

Technical Instruction

Work Safely - 160 req. hrs
Apply health and safety in the workplace
80 hrs
Demonstrate Knowledge of composite in the workplace
80 hrs
Tools & Equipment - 160 req. hrs
Select, use, maintain hand tools and portable power tools
80 hrs
Operate simple and complex mechanical plant composite equipment
80 hrs
Teambuilding - 160 req. hrs
Communicate effectively with colleagues, management, & customers
80 hrs
Manage self and organize others in a team project
80 hrs
Composite Materials - 40 req. hrs
Demonstrate Knowledge of Composite Technology
40 hrs
Sustainability and Environment - 40 req. hrs
Apply environmentally sustainable work practices and principles in composite
40 hrs
Calculations and Drawings - 160 req. hrs
Perform measurements and cost calculations for composite projects
80 hrs
Demonstrate knowledge of composite construction drawings and produce freehand sketch
80 hrs
Composite Technical Skills - 360 req. hrs
Repair damage or faulty composite items/product
120 hrs
Touch up and restore gelcoat
120 hrs
Identify boat fittings and fastenings
120 hrs

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