Marine Service Technologies

Prepare for: Mercury and Yamaha certifications
Train to be: Marine Boat Mechanic and Service Technician

  • This program focuses on outboard engines and 2-stroke and 4-stroke theory with an overview of inboard gas and diesel engines.   
  • Students learn the use of tools, equipment, fuel, and cooling systems and how to troubleshoot and repair boats and engines.  
  • Our program is a member of the American Boat and Yacht Council and the Association of Marine  
  • Technicians and prepares students for Mercury Marine and Yamaha certifications. 

For Program Details:

For program details and cost click here: Marine Service TechnologiesProgram Information Sheet

Other Helpful Links: 

Florida Department of Education: Frameworks

Possible Careers and Outlook:
49-3051.00       Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians

Marine Service Technologies: Newsletter 

Admissions (How to Apply):

1. Apply to MTC at Submit your application to access your “To-Do List.” You are not accepted into the program after applying, you must complete your do list.
2. View the Main Campus Virtual Information Session handout: Click Here
3. View the Main Campus Virtual Information Session video: Click Here
4. Complete your “To-Do List” at
Note: The Basic Skills Assessment must be taken within 6 weeks of your admit date unless exemption criteria have been documented per State Statute. For exemption information, see the Student Handbook located here:

For more information: contact Nicole Kirchberg, 941.751.7900 x 1161, Email

MTC is not an I-20 institution.

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