Summer Boatbuilding Earn & Learn Program @IYRS

Summer Boatbuilding Earn & Learn Program @IYRS
 
The Newport Area Career and Tech Center (NACTC) in partnership with Rhode Island Marine Trades Association (RIMTA) and the International Yacht Restoration School (IYRS) is excited to offer the popular "Earn While You Learn" Summer Boatbuilding Program. Students in the 5-week program gain work experience, leadership skills, problem-solving and communication as they work as a team to build a seaworthy vessel. This exciting program is open to youth between 14-16 years old who have expressed an interest in the marine trade or boatbuilding industry.  
 
Dates: July 15th - August 16th, Monday-Thursday, 8:30-2:00 (students must be available all 5 weeks)
Location: International Yacht Restoration School (IYRS)
Stipend: Students who successfully participate earn $100/week ($500)
Application deadline: Monday, June 3, 2019
 
To apply, students must:
-be 14-16 years old (as of July 1, 2019)
-be from Newport or a surrounding area
-be available all 5 weeks
-be available for an interview
-have daily transportation