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NOC 8261 – Fishing masters and officers

NOC 8261 – Fishing masters and officers

December 27, 2019

The National Occupational Classification (NOC) code 8261 is for Fishing masters and officers

NOC skill type/level: Skill Level B

Employment requirements

  • Some secondary school education is usually required.
  • One to two years of experience as a fishing vessel deckhand is required.
  • Captains require one year of service as officer in charge of the watch.
  • A Fishing Master’s Certificate is required for all occupations in this unit group.
  • Marine Emergency Duties Certificate is required by Transport Canada.
  • A valid Fishing Vessel Operator Certificate is required for all occupations in this unit group.
  • A commercial fishing licence is required.

List of Job Titles for NOC 8261 – Fishing masters and officers

  • Factory freezer trawler captain
  • Fishing master
  • Fishing vessel boatswain
  • Fishing vessel bo’sun
  • Fishing vessel captain
  • Fishing vessel deck officer
  • Fishing vessel first mate
  • Fishing vessel master
  • Fishing vessel mate
  • Fishing vessel navigation officer
  • Fishing vessel second mate
  • Offshore fishing vessel captain
  • Trawler captain
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