Class Overview

Basic Navigation and Safety | Seattle Central College - Continuing EducationLearn more about marine diesel engines!

We'll investigate the fundamentals of operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting small diesel propulsion engines for recreational boaters.

During this class, you'll learn about:

  • Basic diesel and gasoline engine combustion theory
  • Lubrication and cooling systems
  • Alarm and controls
  • Maintenance and trouble shooting

You'll also receive a list of recommended books and reference materials to continue your learning outside of class.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn about engine theory
  • Gain insight into how lubrication and cooling systems work
  • Receive guidance on maintenance, troubleshooting, and more

Who Should Take this Class?

  • Recreational sail and power boaters interested in expanding their knowledge of marine diesel engines

Session Details