Considered to be the wave of the future in the manufacturing and design industries, IYRS’ Composites Technology program offers students unique exposure to composite building materials, emerging technologies, mold-making and infusion processing, all with a heightened focus on career preparation and certification.
Demand for skilled workers and technicians who understand advanced technologies and materials is growing rapidly in the United States and around the world. IYRS graduates are recruited for quality jobs in industries such as aerospace, construction, wind and solar energy, marine and automotive.
IYRS’ Marine Systems program is an immersive learning experience with a curriculum guided by the needs of industry-leading companies. Covered over six-months are techniques and skills needed to maintain and repair all essential marine systems, as well as career planning, key certification exam preparation and real-world internship experience.
Focusing on career preparation, IYRS students emerge with a base of knowledge that will take them into any professional situation with the ability to succeed. IYRS graduates are sought after for careers such as a diesel mechanic, systems engineer or technician, electrician, electrical designer, electronics installation specialist and outboard technician.
IYRS’ Boatbuilding & Restoration program is a comprehensive two-year program which combines the time-honored craft of wooden boatbuilding with the modern problem solving skills to succeed in today’s thriving job market. IYRS’ curriculum is regarded as the best in the industry, training the next generation of master craftspeople.
A fundamental understanding of the skills used by craftspeople can be an extraordinary beginning to a career of making with any materials, traditional or modern. IYRS alumni are considered master craftspeople and enjoy careers in boatbuilding, carpentry, furniture repair and restoration, joinery specialists, boat/yacht repair and woodworking.