This one day short course is suitable for individuals wishing to maintain and service (winterise and re-commission) their own outboard engines. You will look at the outboard engine (2 stroke and 4 stroke systems), general servicing, fault finding, routine checks, cleaning & greasing, electrics, fuel and lubrication systems, propeller changing and care, changing gearbox oil, water pump inspection and changing fresh water flushing.
For start dates please contact us.
Kevin James Marine Engineering Course ManagerKevin grew up in Cornwall and went to Cape Cornwall School. Kevin has always tinkered on boats and spent several years working as a Head Greenkeeper before retraining as a Marine Engineer at Falmouth Marine School. This is where he discovered his passion for teaching others and completed his teacher training. Kevin worked in the industry as a self-employed marine engineer before returning to Falmouth Marine School to train the marine engineers of the future. “The demand for qualified marine engineers is extremely high. Our students are work-ready when they complete their course and have fantastic career prospects locally, nationally or even internationally.”
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