Marine Mechanics Institute
Turn to Marine Mechanics Institute (MMI) for an education that can help you realize your dream of becoming a marine technician.
Through 51 weeks of industry-focused training, MMI can help you attain job-ready skills that are valued by many marine mechanic employers.1 The school continually assesses the needs of the workforce and updates course materials when required to help ensure that you learn the most current practices and technology used in the industry.
In manufacturer-supported labs that are set up with modern technology and equipment, you can practice diagnosing, servicing and repairing marine mechanical systems and other watercraft components. You will work under the guidance of instructors who have strong backgrounds in both technical training and field experience. And because MMI wants you to learn from some of the best faculty in the field, those instructors regularly attend seminars and workshops to keep up to date.
So if you are ready to go after the marine career that you desire, request more information from MMI today and find out how you can get started!
Marine Technician Training
With MMI's marine technician program, you can prepare for entry-level marine mechanic positions. Diagnosing electrical and mechanical systems, making repairs and replacements, and offering maintenance services are a few of the things you could learn. Other areas of instruction that are covered in detail include:
- Inboard gas and diesel engines
- Outboard 2-stroke and 4-stroke motors
- Fuel and lubrication systems
- Electrical basics, systems and diagnostics
- Service operations
In an effort to enhance your employability even further, MMI includes five manufacturer-specific courses as part of the curriculum. Each course covers the marine products offered by the following manufacturers:
- Honda Marine
- Mercury Marine
- Suzuki Marine
- Volvo Penta
- Yamaha Marine
Graduate Refresher Courses
Another value-added benefit of attending MMI is having access to graduate refresher courses. If you feel like you need to refresh your skills at any time after you have graduated, you can return to the school and retake any course that you have already successfully completed (as long as the course is still being offered). It's all part of MMI's commitment to helping you achieve your career goals.
Extensive Student Services
MMI offers a range of student services aimed to make your transition into school and back into the workforce a little easier. Some of the key services offered to students include:
- Employment Services—Whether you need assistance with finding a local part-time job while in school or require some help securing a dream job across the country after graduation, MMI's Employment Services staff can assist you.
- Housing Assistance—If you are relocating to attend MMI, the Student Services staff can help you locate a place of residence as well as roommates. And if any housing problems arise while you are attending school, staff can work with you to find a resolution.
- Financial Aid and scholarships—The Financial Aid staff can assist you with determining your eligibility for various forms of financial aid and help you apply for it. Plus, since Universal Technical Institute (UTI) operates MMI, students may be able to apply for the scholarships offered by UTI.2
- Veterans Assistance—Among other support services, the school can help guide U.S. military veterans through their VA benefits3 and locate potential scholarships.
Convenient Orlando Location
MMI's Orlando campus is located near two major highways, so it is easy to access whether you are driving or using public transportation. Along with several well-equipped classrooms and training labs, the campus also boasts an outdoor boatyard. And when you have downtime from your classes, there are department stores and shopping centers nearby, not to mention all the restaurants and exciting attractions that Orlando has to offer (such as Disney World and Universal Studios).
9751 Delegates Dr
Orlando FL 32837
Navigate Toward a Better Life
The marine mechanic career you dream of could soon be within your reach. Take a moment right now to request more information and find out how quickly you can begin training at Marine Mechanics Institute!
1MMI cannot guarantee employment.
2Financial aid and scholarships are available to those who qualify. Awards vary due to specific conditions, criteria and state.
3VA benefits may not be available at all campus locations.