Boatbuilder also known as yacht builder

Maritime Skills Alliance

Useful information about jobs at sea and in the boat and shipping industry.

British Marine Federation

This organisation is concerned with businesses that build small boats and provide services for them. The website has lots of information about the marine industry. There is a useful careers section.

Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST)

Useful information about science and engineering jobs that are connected with the sea.


The Sector Skills Council for science and engineering.

Water Craft

A magazine for anyone interested in the design and construction of boats.

Practical Boat Owner

A boating magazine. The website has news and articles available to read online.

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