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Marine Technician Specialist Training & Mercury Marine Technician Certification Program at UTI Marine Mechanics Institute (MMI) in Orlando, Florida

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Universal Technical Institute (UTI) is a nationwide provider of technical education training for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians. Since 1965, Universal Technical Institute (UTI) has prepared more than 150,000 students for successful careers in the automotive, diesel, motorcycle, marine, and collision repair industries. Throughout the 40+ history, UTI has met the needs of the students and the industry partners with integrity; consistently demonstrating that UTI is the premier school for technician training.

Through the campus-based school system, Universal Technical Institute offers specialized technical education programs under the banner of several well-known brands, including Universal Technical Institute (UTI), Motorcycle Mechanics Institute and Marine Mechanics Institute (MMI) and NASCAR Technical Institute (NTI).

The Marine Mechanics Institute (MMI) Orlando is located just minutes from Orlando's world-class dining, nightlife, and attractions including Sea World, Universal Studios and Disney World.

UTI Campus Locations: UTI Boston, Norwood, MA; NTI Charlotte, Mooresville, NC; UTI Chicago, Glendale Heights, IL; UTI Dallas/Ft.Worth, Irving, TX; UTI Houston, Houston, TX; UTI Los Angeles, Rancho Cucamonga, CA; UTI Sacramento, Sacramento, CA; UTI Orlando, Orlando, FL; UTI Phoenix, Avondale, AZ; UTI Philadelphia, Exton, PA

UTI Accreditation: Each UTI school is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) which is listed by the US Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

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Training Programs

Brand Specific Marine Technician Training

  • Marine Technician Specialist: At Marine Mechanics Institute (a division of UTI), you receive cutting edge training on state-of-the-art technology. Working directly on the latest models, students learn “hands-on” to trouble shoot, service and repair four- and two-stroke outboards, stern drive, rigging, fuel & lube systems, electrical, and more. You’ll undertake diesel marine engines too. MMI's Marine Technician Specialist Program gives you hands-on training on Honda four-stroke outboards and ignition systems using Honda’s special outboard tools. The Marine Technician Specialist Core Program starts every 3 weeks and runs 51 weeks. You can Work while in school with flexible class Schedule.
  • Mercury Marine Technician Certification Program: Marine Technician Specialist program students now can pursue and achieve provisional certification as factory-certified technicians for Mercury Marine outboard products. MMI is the only career technical education school in the country with which Mercury Marine is offering this certification program. The certification program was developed in partnership with Mercury Marine and its Mercury University division. Graduates can achieve a provisional factory certification for Mercury Marine outboard motors and will have partially completed the training requirements for certification for MerCruiser sterndrives. The provisional certification becomes active upon employment with a Mercury Marine dealership within two years of graduation.. Besides fulfilling MMI Marine program graduation requirements, students pursuing the certification must complete Mercury University components embedded into the 51-week marine technician training program as well as additional online E-skills and distance-learning courses.

LAST UPDATED ON Feb 27, 2018