Tag Archives: The Landing School

Maine-based marine trades school prepares for opening day

The Landing School in Arundel, Maine, will open for its first day of school on Sept. 8, 2020. Currently the school staff, faculty, and a handful of graduates are prepping the classrooms, shops, and common areas for students returning this fall to train in yacht design, composite boat building, wooden boat building, and marine systems.  Unlike many post-secondary schools around ...

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The Workforce Crisis: Marine schools offer base education

Marine trades schools offer students the opportunity to learn specifically about the boating industry and its intricacies at the high school and post-secondary level. While these students may require additional training beyond their education, the base provided by these schools is invaluable. The Landing School is a community college in Arundel, Maine, that offers four one-year diploma programs in wooden ...

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The Landing School to graduate 73 students; Rives Potts to deliver keynote

On June 20, The Landing School will celebrate its 36th annual commencement, graduating 73 diploma and eight associate degree students. Graduates in the Marine Systems, Yacht Design, Composite Boat Building and Wooden Boat Building programs will hear from speaker Rives Potts, president of Brewer Yacht Yards. Graduates from this year’s class hail from five countries and 15 states. Seventeen diploma ...

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