Marine Service Technologies

Program Content: The main focus of the Marine Service Technology program is on outboard engines and 2-stroke and 4-stroke theory with an overview of inboard gas and diesel engines.  Students will learn the use of tools, equipment, fuel and cooling systems and how to troubleshoot and repair boats and engines, rig boats with the proper wiring, and install engines and accessories. MTC Marine Services Technology is a member of the American Boat and Yacht Council and the Association of Marine Technicians. The course prepares students for SkillsUSA, Mercury Marine, Yamaha and Bombardier certifications.

Length of Program: 1350 clock hours – approximately 11 months full-time to complete

Industry Certification: American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) Certification, Mercury Marine Certification, Preparation for Yamaha Certification

Job Placement Rate: 100%

On-time Completion Rate: 100%

Download State of Florida Frameworks Sheet: Marine Service Technologies

Required Books and Materials: Contact our bookstore for a current list. – 941.751.7900

Estimated Total: $6,300*

Location: MTC Main Campus, 6305 State Road 70 East, Bradenton, FL 34203 | 941.751.7900

For More Information: Contact Xela Brutus: 941.751.7900 x 1034, Email


*These estimated costs are based on Florida residency, in-state tuition, full-time attendance, includes tuition, fees and books and are subject to change without notice. Additional supplies, tools, uniforms, various materials and testing fees may need to be purchased. Fees for certifications and/or licensure may or may not be required.
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