Occupational Endorsement Certificate in Marine Services Technology
Occupational Endorsement Certificate (OEC) in Marine Services Technology
The Occupational Endorsement Certificate (OEC) in Marine Service Technology prepares students for technician-level work in the maritime industry. Students graduating with an OEC in Marine Service Technology will be able to perform a variety of troubleshooting, installation, services, and repairs to marine systems. These courses cover carpentry, plumbing, and electrical. The sessions will be a combination of classroom instruction and hands-on skill building and training.
Earn Industry Certifications
- American Boat and Yacht Council
- Briggs and Stratton
- Equipment and Engine Training Council
- Mercury Marine
- Yamaha Outboards
Alaska high-schoolers can attend this program for free for the Spring 2023 and Fall 2023 semesters thanks to grant funding!
Scholarships and financial aid may be available for all other students.
For more information about this program and to enroll you can contact PWSC admissions:
call: 907-834-1600 (Mondays-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. AKST)
- Entry-level marine services technician
Knowledge and Skills Acquired
- Troubleshoot and service marine engines
- Troubleshoot and install marine plumbing systems
- Troubleshoot and install marine electrical systems
- Troubleshoot and install marine drive systems
- Service and repair boat trailers
- Perform repairs on boat hulls and rig outboards
- Understanding of industry and career opportunities
Course of Study
After applying and being admitted, students will complete the following courses to receive this certificate. For more information see Admission Requirements for OEC Programs and General University Requirements for OEC Programs.
Introduction to Marine Trades
|MT A110||Marine Boathandling and Safety||1|
|MT A112||Internal Combustion Engine Theory||2|
Gasoline Inboard Maintenance and Troubleshooting
|MT A119||Marine Electrical||2|
|MT A120||Marine Electronics||1|
|MT A121||Marine Plumbing||1|
|MT A130||Marine Drive Services||1|
|MT A140||Marine Boat Trailers||1|
|MT A150||Marine Materials||1|
More information can be found in UAA's Course Catalog.