Enrolling at Great Lakes Boat Building School is easy. Just follow these simple steps and you’ll be on your way to building boats in no time…
If you are a military veteran and will be using your VA Educational Benefits, please provide a copy of your Certificate of Eligibility to the Director of Student Services.
All application documents and letters of reference should be mailed or delivered to the attention of the Director of Student Services at GLBBS.
To email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Via US Mail:
Great Lakes Boat Building School
Attn: Director of Student Services
485 S Meridian
Cedarville, MI 49719
For enrollment, all prospective students must demonstrate the following:
Admission/Enrollment in GLBBS programs does not require prior woodworking experience, nor must a student have prior boat building knowledge. Students must complete each quarter in sequence in order to progress to the following quarter.
Following receipt of the complete application documents noted above, the applicant will be contacted to arrange an interview. Ideally, this will take place in person at the school, but if this is not feasible, then a telephone or Skype interview will take place. This interview will be held with a member of the Admissions Committee and the Director of Student Services. If this is done in person, the student is encouraged to bring examples or photographs of past projects that reflect your abilities; though it is not necessary.