Blue Generation Project in association with Odyssey FD is offering for free, the “Assistant Boat and Ship Carpender Training Course”.

After successful participation participants will:

  • receive a participation certificate
  • get the opportunity to have an interview with a ship repairing company* 

Contents and Duration of the Course

Theoretical and on board lessons 4 days

Presentation of the main tools used

Basic principles of seamanship and parts of a ship or boat

Safety in the workplace

Possible working areas

Employment opportunities

The market for craftsmen today

Training and practical application of the knowledge the trainee gained, in real time on boats - ships and on land depending on the weather conditions.


Assistant Boat and Ship Carpender's Main Duties

Carries out general carpentry work for the maintenance and repair of the vessel/ship's premises. All tasks must be carried out in accordance with the shipowner's regulations, national legislation and international safety rules.


Team of Instructors

The team of Instructors consists of professionals responsible for personnel recruiting at maritime companies and managers at maritime security services companies with many years of experience and specialized training abroad. They have successfully trained hundreds of young people who were hired as Maritime Security Officers or Sailors.

Fotios Dimakopoulos | Iraklis Stivaktakis | Alexandros Befanis 


Prerequisites for Candidates

Candidates must:

  • Belong in the age group 18-29 years
  • Have elementary graduation diploma 





These training positions are addressed to young people aged 18-29 years old, in the framework of the Blue Generation Project funded by the EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Employment), and is implemented in Greece by Militos Consulting S.A.

We are not accepting applications anymore as the project is completed.