PTHS Maritime Studies

(formerly Vessel Operations and Boatbuilding, now combined)

Port Townsend High School Maritime Studies

(Vessel Operations & Boatbuilding)

6th Period CTE course at PTHS

Teacher: Kelley Watson

Explore and Prepare for a Maritime Career within the school day as a Port Townsend High School Student. This course will introduce you to the safety and skills needed to work and play on the water, as well as start you down the path of building your own boats!

  • Washington State's Boater's Card
  • First Aid and CPR Certification
  • Sail and Row aboard Northwest Maritime Center Boats
  • Learn Deck General Skills
  • Learn Basic Woodworking Skills
  • Build a boat!


Maritime (Vessel Operations/Boatbuilding) Syllabus