Local waters of the port


Know the local waters of ports and the most efficient routes for the navigation of different types of vessels into docks.

Alternative labels

local harbour waters
waters around ports and docks
local waters of the harbour
waters around harbours and docks
port waters
harbour waters
waters around wharfs
port local waters
local port waters
waters around harbours

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Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Local waters of the port is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Maritime pilot: Maritime pilots are mariners who guide ships through dangerous or congested waters, such as harbours or river mouths. They are expert ship handlers who possess detailed knowledge of local waterways.

Optional knowledge

Local waters of the port is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Local waters of the port – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022