Welcome to the Boat Building Academy
Our experts teach the widest range of hands-on boat building training in the world, specialising in composite, modern and traditional wooden construction, restoration and repair. Students on the flagship 38 week course gain practical experience by working on a wider range of construction types than found in most boatyards or on any other boat building course. Our intensive and highly practical courses vary in length from 2 days to 38 weeks. On short courses people may have the opportunity to…
22’ Nordlands boat – Neil Forrest - Boat Building Academy
Neil’s partner Nina’s Norwegian roots have inspired him to build this 22’ traditional clinker Nordlands boat. With solid oak centreline and copper fastened larch planking, she will have a clipper canvas square sail and will be bright finished.