Fundamentals of Marine Service

Work All Year Long in this High-Demand Industry!

This eight-week program is a combination of in-classroom learning and hands-on experience at a local marina. Students will build foundational skills used in various careers throughout the marine service trade industry.

Topics covered include: boating basics, electrical, plumbing, and propulsions systems, along with marine engines, riggings and structural materials.


Current Offerings

Please check back for upcoming courses.


Registration is not guaranteed until payment is received or 3rd party payment is confirmed. 
Upon registration, you will receive an email from, and in that email, we will include instructions for payment.

Instructions for Making Payments Online

Please click here for step-by-step instructions on how to make payments online. These instructions work for both credit and non-credit (continuing education) courses.

Refund Policy

A full tuition refund can be made if you withdraw from your course at least one working day before the course start date. Once the course has started, refunds are only provided under special circumstances and require a written request to the Workforce Development  and Continuing Education Office. They are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. A refund is not guaranteed.

Contact Us

For more information about courses, programs, and services, contact us by phone or email.
Phone: 860-343-5865
Office Location: Snow Hall, Room 414