This comprehensive program trains students to build a variety of traditionally constructed vessels both large and small.Read More >
This program teaches students how to build wooden boats using strip planking, stich-and-glue, plywood, cold molding, and laminating techniques applicable to both small and large vessels.Read More >
This program covers tasks integral to boat building and repair, such as electrical systems, corrosion, diesel and gas engines, propulsion, hydraulics, marine plumbing, and marine HVAC.Read More >
The Boat School has been a life-altering experience and I can’t imagine a better way to transition to the workplace.Class of 2018, Port Townsend Boat Haven
I could not have asked for a more fulfilling year and a half at the School. As a student, and then as the Prothero Intern, I learned from incredibly talented instructors and gained a…Class of 2015, Boatbuilding, John's Bay Boat Company
Wooden boatbuilding is challenging and mysterious because you can’t just follow a plan. You have to trust your eye and ability to judge whether something’s going to fit or what needs to happen to…Class of 2016, Van Dam Custom Boats
Boat School gave me the skills, approach, and practical knowledge in one year that many aspiring craftspeople take decades to gain. I left Boat School with great confidence in my abilities to build, solve…Class of 2017, Haven Boatworks
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