Career Research Project
Ship and Boat Captain
ESL Level 6
Details about this job
• Boat captains command vessels in oceans,
bays, lakes, rivers, and coastal waters.
• Most training is done on the job
• Classroom instruction and practical experience in
one of the following departments: air, weapons,
operations, communications, engineering, deck,
administration, or supply.
• Training length depends on specialty.
• Boat captains need to learn
– Management and organization of ship or submarine
– Piloting and navigation of ships
– maritime laws and policies
• This is good career for me because I can learn
more about my current job – repairing sail