Marine Systems

Instructor:
Mike Smith

Email:
smithm@portlandschools.org

RMR

RMR

Program Description:
 Students will learn  about multiple Marine Systems both mechanical and electronic. You will diagnose and repair gas and diesel marine engines for all  sizes of marine vessels. Students will also do fiberglass repair projects on boats, as well as preparing all small engines for winter storage.   


Curriculum:
Year I: Shop Safety, Tool Safety, Tools, Measurement, Fasteners & Sealants, Engine Construction, Principles of Operation, Carburetion, Ignition Systems, Lubrication Systems, Cooling Systems, Customer Service, Basic DC Electrical, Basic Batteries, Composite Repair

Year II: Marine Systems, Electrical DC, Diesel Engine & Support Systems, Gasoline Engine & Support Systems, Maine Carburetion


Certifications: 
EETC
Valvoline Lubrication
ABYC


Career Opportunities:
Small Engine Mechanic
Boat Business
Fiberglass Boat Repair
Boat Yard Work

Requirements:
Long Pants
Closed Toe Shoes