Fiberglass boatbuilding and repair technology

A vast introductory knowledge on fiberglass boatbuilding and repair activities.

DURATION:
10 days

Course description:

This module will provide the participant with knowledge and skill in fiberglass boatbuilding and repair technology. The participant will be exposed to tools and materials of fiberglass works, mould preparations, laminating process, de-moulding and outfitting, and safe working practices.

Course objective:

At the end of the session, the participants will be able to:

  • Apply Occupational Safety and Health practices in the workshop
  • select, prepare and calculate the material and tools use in GRP construction, maintenance and repair
  • Apply basic technique for making a mould
  • Describe the advance techniques for GRP construction
  • Safely fabricate GRP product
  • Apply proper techniques and procedure for maintenance and repair for fiberglass boats

Target audience:

  1. Shipyard personnel involved in shipbuilding activities
  2. Marine support services
  3. Port operators
  4. Classification societies personnel
  5. Fiberglass technology
  6. Academician
  7. Researchers
  8. Fresh graduates

Facilities:

  • Workshop & laboratory

Contact Us 

Phone (O)   : +605-6909061/ +605-6909115
Phone (M)  : +60-125912759 (An Zawawi) / +60-195953700 (Anuar)
Email           : anzawawi@unikl.edu.my / anuark@unikl.edu.my