Universal Technical Institute and WyoTech are some different marine mechanics schools. New England Institute of Technology, located in Rhode Island, is another marine mechanics school.
Universal Technical Institute emphasizes practical skills that marine dealerships need. The program teaches students how to diagnose, maintain and repair marine mechanical systems. Courses include engines, electrical systems and fuel systems.
WyoTech’s marine specialist program includes courses on vessel power transmission, outboard engine propulsion systems and inboard engine propulsion systems. Students receive training on diesel engines, outboard motors and stern-drive units.
New England Institute of Technology’s marine technology program helps students develop skills in the installation and repair of electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems. The program also covers marine business procedures. The program prepares students for entry-level positions in engine repair, boatyard operations and vessel manufacturing.