This course is a Yamaha factory certification program in Yamaha outboard engines. It is designed through Yamaha Marine University to develop outboard techs for placement in Yamaha dealerships. It is the first course in the progression to Yamaha Master Marine Tech status. Covered in the course are: (1) Boating Basics, (2) Materials, Common Parts & Tools, (3) Electrical, (4) Outboard Ignition Systems, (5) Fuel Systems, (6) Powerheads, (7) Lubrication, (8) Drive Unit, (9) Propellers, (10) Brackets, (11) Corrosion, and (12) Rigging.  Various certifications obtainable during the course as well. Upon successful completion of this course you will be a Certified Yamaha Technician in the above systems.

Upcoming Classes

For details about upcoming classes, please see the Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.  If you have any questions or would like more information, contact Continuing Education at 910.938.6294 or