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International Boatbuilding Training College

Sea Lake Road

Oulton Broad

Lowestoft

NR32 3LQ

United Kingdom

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This ‘hands on’ course provides a comprehensive understanding of the use and treatment of GRP through practical exercises supported by theory for use in the maintenance of GRP craft.

The course consists of two main practical tasks: Lay up of a GRP bow section followed by damage simulation and two types of repair; Lay up of a small deck moulding which after trimming will be bonded to the bow section and theory covering release system, gel coat resins and catalysts, reinforcement, moulding techniques, identifying faults, health and safety procedures and more.

The course will be run by our instructor Rob Harbord.

Daily hours are:

Monday - Thursday 08:15 - 16:30

Friday 08:15 - 12:15


FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Minimum age 18 years

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is available at the college.

By Train: -There are two stations in Oulton Broad; both of which are just a short walk from the college.

Oulton Broad North is on the Norwich Lowestoft line which is the nearest to IBTC

Oulton Broad South is on the Ipswich Lowestoft line and a 10 minute walk away.

Lowestoft is the last stop on each line after Oulton Broad.

By Air

The nearest airport is Norwich.


What can I bring into the event?

What you will need to bring.

Clothing

Work clothes/overalls

Boots or strong shoes

Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)

We provide disposable overalls.

You will need ear defenders and a dust mask complete with particulate and organic vapour filters, disposable masks available if you do not have your own.

Tooling

Tools/Equipment provided.


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

By Telphone 01502 569663

By email: courses@ibtc.co.uk


What's the refund policy?

To view our refunds policy go to https://www.ibtc.co.uk/refunds-policy/


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International Boatbuilding Training College

Sea Lake Road

Oulton Broad

Lowestoft

NR32 3LQ

United Kingdom

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