L3 Boatbuilding Apprenticeship COCKWELLS MODERN & CLASSIC BOAT BUILDING LTD

With this apprenticeship you will acquire all the practical skills required to become a multi-talented boatbuilder. You will also be able to understand and interpret a production plan and drawings, helping you turn any concept into reality.

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Closing date: 01 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,922.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 8.00am - 4.00pm. Friday 8.00am - 2.30pm

    Total hours per week: 35.5

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    22 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000233377

  • Positions

    8 available

What you will do in your working day

  • With this apprenticeship you will acquire all the practical skills required to become a multi-talented boatbuilder
  • You will also be able to understand and interpret a production plan and drawings, helping you turn any concept into reality
  • Refitting and repairing existing boats
  • Each apprentice will get an introduction into all relevant boatbuilding skills however they will be able to select areas they wish to specialise

The training you will be getting

  • Cockwells Training Academy are offering the opportunity to undertake a 4-year Level 3 Boatbuilding Apprenticeship. During the Apprenticeship you will gain City & Guilds level 2 and 3 qualifications
  • Cornwall Marine Network are providing high quality apprenticeship training at the Cockwells Training Academy, offering fantastic opportunities for enthusiastic individuals to join a highly skilled team of craftsmen and women in the role of an Apprentice Boatbuilder
  • Functional Skills in English and maths if required
  • Delivery method and location of training to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Become a qualified boat builder, laminator and fabricator.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

Would involve working outdoors and some heavy lifting. Travel between sites in Mylor Bridge and Ponsharden

About the employer

With over 25 years’ boatbuilding experience Cockwells is a reputable global brand and a growing company. Mylor Creek Boatyard, Mylor Bridge, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 5NS

Employer

COCKWELLS MODERN & CLASSIC BOAT BUILDING LTD

Address

MYLOR CREEK BOATYARD

MYLOR BRIDGE

CORNWALL

TR11 5NS

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Training

Training provider

CORNWALL MARINE NETWORK LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Carol Churcher

carol.churcher@cornwallmarine.net

07375924249

Apprenticeship standard

Boatbuilder

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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