Marine Service Technology PSAV
Marine Service Technology (PSAV 5453)
Type of Award
PSAV - Post Secondary Adult Vocational Certificate
The Marine Service Technology program will provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to obtain employment in the marine industry. This 1,350 hour program employs theory and laboratory work to cover a broad range of entry-level skills that will provide a solid foundation for a career in the industry.
1. No high school diploma or GED is required. (To be eligible to receive federal student
aid, you must: Have a high school diploma or a General Education Development (GED) certificate, or have
2. Complete an Application for Admission, located at
3. Take the Test of Adult Education (TABE) exam if not exempt from TABE testing. To determine if you are exempt,
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4. Send request for official high school transcripts, GED, or validated foreign equivalent to the Admissions Office.
5. Attend a program information session and meet with the program advisor.
1. Successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.
2. All financial responsibilities must be satisfied.
Daytime: 1350 clock hours - 42 weeks/ Evenings: 1350 clock hours - 49 weeks
This program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.
For More Information
Eligio Marquez Jr., Program Director, email@example.com (561) 868-3542
To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
|Required Courses||Clock Hours: 1350|
|MTE0056||Inboard Diesel Engine Technician||300|
|MTE0074||Outboard and Inboard Engine Diagnostics Technician||150|
|MTE0090||Outboard Engine Technician||300|
|MTE0092||Inboard Gasoline Engine Technician||150|
|MTE0093||Drive Train Technician||150|
|Total Program Clock Hours: 1350|
Upon completion of this program, students may seek employment as entry-level marine technicians in dealerships, independent service/repair shops, or boat maintenance facilities. Students may choose to enter jobs as technicians, service advisors, parts specialists or entrepreneurs.
Career Path Notes
This program provides instruction in the broad area of inboard and outboard boat repairs and general maintenance specialization. Student competencies to exit the program for employment are established by the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC).
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/
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