The new curriculum will include boat-building, including specifications and designing prototypes; navigation electronics; celestial navigation; tides; admiralty chart conventions; shipping forecasts; practical boat-handling skills; and attending Cowes Regatta to celebrate the production of boats.
Diverse Marine are "delighted and thankful" to be given the contract to work with Cowes Harbour Commission in developing this new vessel and for boat-building on the Isle of Wight to be supported.
Friday, 11th January, 2019 11:37am
By Charles Skillings with 2 readers' comments
The Director of Diverse Marine, says that "starting afresh and leaving the past behind has been invigorating for everyone involved".
Wednesday, 11th July, 2018 12:30pm
By Charles Skillings with one comment
With the Isle of Wight Festival opening its gates on Thursday 21st June, the council are getting the Floating Bridge to run at the times the old service used to - 5am, then into the wee hours.
Wednesday, 13th June, 2018 6:30pm
By IW Council Press Office with 7 readers' comments
The list is the outcome of a two-year study carried out by the Centre for Economic and Business Research and the Royal Mail and considered a range of factors for the top ten list.
Wednesday, 1st March, 2017 9:42am
By Sally Perry with 15 readers' comments
The Solent LEP has selected and appointed a Chairman to its Solent Marine and Maritime Steering Group (SMMSG).
Tuesday, 31st May, 2016 12:58pm
By Kirstie Dyke with 3 readers' comments
The team at South Boats in Cowes have been working on a refit of Yarmouth RNLI's Severn Class Lifeboat, the ‘Eric & Susan Hiscock'.
Wednesday, 20th April, 2016 8:27am
By Ben Colman with one comment