Maritime Multi-Craft Technology No cost Work Ready training for eligible students at MGCCC
Earn certifications in Yamaha Marine Maintenance, Heavy Equipment Operation, Forklift Operation, and more in this no cost program.
The goal of the Maritime Multi-Craft Technology program is to prepare individuals with technical skills in the field of Maritime Multi-Craft Technology leading to Yamaha Marine Maintenance Certifications, Forklift Operation and Heavy Equipment Operator Credential and the Gulf Coast Work Ready Credential. It includes an option to enter the Commercial Truck Driving program at no cost.
Focusing on a variety of maritime skills needed along the Gulf Coast, including heavy equipment operation, shipbuilding, seafood, transportation, tourism, marine engine, and other maritime occupations, MGCCC will continue to address industry needs through academia and training. Among the industries that are prominent in the unique environment along the Gulf of Mexico, industry partners continuously express the need for a skilled workforce in maritime trades. Median earnings for occupations in the maritime industry can range from $30,000 to $55,000.
- Fundamentals and Safety
- Fundamentals of Marine Diesel Engines
- 2 & 4 Cycle Outboard Repair and Maintenance
- Corrosion Control & Prevention, Paint and Fiberglass
- Advanced Yamaha Engine Repair
- Maritime Gearcase, Outdrives, & Transmission Systems
- Marine Electrical
- Heavy Equipment Operations
Students enrolled in Maritime Multi-Craft Technology may earn:
- College Credit Certificate
- Career Certificate
- Technical Diploma
- Associate of Applied Science Degree
MGCCC has received a RESTORE Act grant to administer a Gulf Coast Work Ready Program designed to aid coastal citizens in the attainment of essential skills and specific industry skills that are needed in high-demand industry sectors along the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Due to the receipt of the grant, the Gulf Coast Work Ready Maritime Multi-Craft Technology program will be offered to eligible students at no cost*.
As a part of the no cost program, students will be required to enroll and complete a “Work-Ready” credential specific to the Mississippi Gulf Coast to include employability skills training. Students must also meet admission requirements of MGCCC.
Students must demonstrate that they are a Mississippi resident.
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