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Shipwright is one of the unknown trades in the [[Army]]. They are apart of the [[Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers]](REME)and are based in [[Southampton]]. They are highly skilled tradesmen with a range of different skills. On the basic class 3 course they are expected to complete the following:-
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Shipwright is one of the unknown trades in the [[Army]]. They are a part of the [[Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers]] (REME) and are based in [[Southampton]]. The Shipwrights maintain the [[RLC]]'s fleet of marine vessels and are highly-skilled tradesmen with a range of different skills. On the basic Class III course they are expected to complete the following:
  
:- Welding- Oxy-Acetylene, Manual Metal Arc, Metal Inert Gas and Tungsten Inert Gas
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*Welding - Oxy-Acetylene, Manual Metal Arc, Metal Inert Gas and Tungsten Inert Gas
:- Sheet metal work and heat treatment
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*Sheet metal work (SMW) and heat treatment
:- Composite material repair techniques
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*Composite material repair techniques
:- Carpentry
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*Carpentry
:- Soldering
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*Soldering
:- Cutting and Brazing
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*Cutting and brazing
  
 
These are just some of the trade skills to make it as a REME Shipwright.
 
These are just some of the trade skills to make it as a REME Shipwright.

Latest revision as of 17:57, 18 February 2008

Shipwright is one of the unknown trades in the Army. They are a part of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME) and are based in Southampton. The Shipwrights maintain the RLC's fleet of marine vessels and are highly-skilled tradesmen with a range of different skills. On the basic Class III course they are expected to complete the following:

  • Welding - Oxy-Acetylene, Manual Metal Arc, Metal Inert Gas and Tungsten Inert Gas
  • Sheet metal work (SMW) and heat treatment
  • Composite material repair techniques
  • Carpentry
  • Soldering
  • Cutting and brazing

These are just some of the trade skills to make it as a REME Shipwright.