Professional Boat Captains are responsible for piloting a variety of boats for commercial purposes such as charter boats, dinner cruises, water taxis and assistance towing. Classes cover Navigation, General Deck Safety, Rules of the Nautical Road, Lights, Shapes and Signals, and the Code of Federal Regulation (CFR).
CCBC Credential: Students will have access to a Continuing Education academic record (transcript). Students will be awarded a Continuing Education Workforce Training Certificate. Students will be prepared to apply for a Professional Boat Captain license by the U.S. Coast Guard (testing is done in class).
Certifying Organization: U.S. Coast Guard www.gocoastguard.com
Captain of a Charter Boat, Water Taxi, Tour Boat and Delivery Boat.
5 weeks (evening and Saturday classes)
Courses are offered in Fall, Winter & Spring at CCBC Dundalk.