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Marine Academy Short Courses

If you require more information or are unsure if you are eligible to enrol, please contact Carly Drew on 01803 540492 or email carly.drew@southdevon.ac.uk

Please note: You must be 16 years of age or older to enrol on any of the below courses. If you are under 18 years of age you will be sent a parental/guardian consent form which must be completed, signed and returned.

Marine Academy Short Courses


RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance

Is this course right for me?

The diesel engine course is designed for leisure sailors and motor boat owners who would like a little more practical knowledge about their boats diesel engine. The course is very practical, taught in our fully equipped marine engineering workshops.


What will I be learning?

The syllabus is comprehensive without being overwhelming, you will learn about the principles of the diesel engine, naturally aspirated and turbocharged diesel engines, the fuel system, the cooling system, the air system, diesel engine electrical systems and basic fault finding principles.

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RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance - Saturday 20th May - 09:30-16:30 - RC9DIS1S
20/05/201720/05/2017£135.00[Read More]
RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance - Saturday 24th June - 09:30-16:30 - RC9DIS1S
24/06/201724/06/2017£135.00[Read More]

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