The Small Vessel Fabrication and Repair Program at Honolulu Community College. This program offers training in fiberglass composites and tooling, woodworking, vessel refinishing, as well as the component systems found on most boats. Students learn through lecture and hands-on instruction the procedures used in fabricating, repairing and maintaining composite sail and powerboats. Composite boat construction, marine woodworking and joinery, marine blueprint reading and lofting, marine spray painting systems as well as boatyard operation skills (crane, forklift, straddle lift, hydraulic trailer) are just some of the subjects covered.

Meet Small Vessel Fabrication and Repair student, Moahi.

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