Aimed at those people who are keen to do some refitting work or a complete fit out of a sailaway the course offers a practical introduction to the design, materials, tools and techniques of projects that are within the reach of people who have little hands on experience of this type of work.
The course includes
Ballasting including types and installation
Floor bearers and battening cabin sides and deck head including materials, setup and fixing
Lining windows and portholes including hand routing linings
Insulation, types, preparation, installation, clean up
Cabin Side Lining including material selection and preparation, tools for cutting sheets, shapes and cutouts, fixing (multi tools, hand routing etc)
Flooring including subfloors, preparation, laying, access panels
Deckhead options including material selection, preparation and installation
Bulkheads materials, measuring up and cutting, installation including pocket hole joinery.
As well as these subjects, and if time permits, other subjects can be covered by request.
Students are provided with a PDF copy of all teaching materials used
Hot and cold drinks are available throughout the day and lunch is provided. Please inform us when you book if you have any special dietary requirements.