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Marine Service Technologies

Perform maintenance & repair on Honda, Mercury Marine & other major manufacturer inboard and outboard engines.

Exciting Career Fields: Marine Rigger, Service Writer/Parts Technician, Outboard Engine Technician, Stern Drive Technician, Inboard Gas Technician

Working directly on the marine engines, students learn to use the tools, equipment, materials, and processes found in the marine industry and are prepared for employment as machinery, marine engine, or outboard motor technicians

Classroom and practical experience with maintenance, repair, trouble-shooting, removal and reinstallation of marine engines and related equipment on pleasure boats and commercial crafts. The course content will include the following: service, repair and overhaul of two-stroke and four-stroke cycle engines and outboard motors, and service and repair of boating accessories. This will include electrical systems, fuel systems, power transfer systems, ignition systems, cooling systems, lubrication systems, drive systems, and boat and trailer rigging.

Students can earn two Yamaha 5 Star certificates and four Bombardier (Johnson-Evinrude) Recreational Products E-ssentials certificates while attending this course.  Mercury University’s E-Skills programs are also available.

Advisory Council Members Course Instructors Course Hours & Costs
Pat Fought Auer Marine
Dan Johnson Professional Marine
Don Nystrom Nystrom’s Marine

Mitch Oldnettle

Program Course Hours & Costs

Marine Service Technology

OCP Course Number Course Title Course Length
A MTE0003 Marine Rigger 300 Hours
B MTE0090 Outboard Engine Technician 300 Hours
C MTE0074 Outboard Engine Diagnostic Technician 150 Hours
D MTE0092 Inboard Gas Engine Technician 300 Hours
E MTE0093 Drive Train Technician 150 Hours
F MTE0056 Inboard Diesel Technician 150 Hours

This program is offered evenings only.

Estimate of Total Program Costs

Total Tuition and Fees Detail:
$3942.00 Florida Resident Tuition ($2.92 x 1350 hours)
$125.00 Lab Fees (One-Time Fee)
$50.00 Registration Fees
Textbook Estimated Cost:
$101.15 Estimated Textbook Total
(Full textbook listing available in the front office.)

For estimation purposes only. Rates are based on the 2022-2023 School Year. Prices are subject to change.

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