Interpret graphical communication interfaces


Have the capacity to understand the various shapes and representations used in the schematics and 3D isometric model presented by communication programmes.

Alternative labels

comprehend graphical representations used in communication programmes
perceive graphical communication interfaces
interpret graphical interfaces for communication
read graphical interfaces for communication
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understand graphical representations used in communication programmes
understand graphical communication programmes
comprehend graphical communication interfaces

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Interpret graphical communication interfaces is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Ship planner: Ship planners manage the performance of a vessel. They ensure the safety of the vessel and its cargo, its operationality and link available vessels to available cargos in order to maximise the profitability of the voyages. They ensure that each container ship is loaded to its optimal capacity, while keeping berth times and handling costs to a minimum. They also plan the maintenance and overhaul of the ship, as well as the crew needed.
Astronaut: Astronauts are crew members commanding spacecrafts for operations beyond low Earth orbit or higher than the regular altitude reached by commercial flights. They orbit the Earth in order to perform operations such as scientific research and experiments, launching or release of satellites, and building of space stations.

Optional skill

Interpret graphical communication interfaces is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Interpret graphical communication interfaces – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022