How to become a ship captain
You should know that the captain doesn't steer the vessel directly engaged in steering. The tasks of the captain is to organize the work on the ship, he runs the shipping company and the staff. The captain monitors weather conditions, selects the rate and the route, determines the exact location of the ship using navigational equipment and maps.
The captain is responsible for everything that happens on the vessel and by the vessel. Therefore one who dreams of long voyages, you should define what he wants – directly to operate the vessel or to be his captain. Depends on the choice of the training and the field of study.
You should also think about how the Navy wants to serve as a future captain, naval or civil. If in the Navy, he should apply to the Nakhimov naval school. Accepted boys at the age of 14-15 years, citizens of the Russian Federation successfully completed in the year of receipt 8 classes of secondary schools and suitable for health. A prerequisite for admission is a study in high school English. Those who have studied other language are not accepted. For more information you can get here:
If you decided to connect his life with the civil fleet, oetite what kind of fleet you are attracted to river or sea. If the first, then act in closest to your place of residence river school. A lot of them, you can find a nice school on the Internet.
In the event that you are beckoning the sea, your path lies in the nautical school. You can find a list of maritime educational institutions here: http://www.korabel.ru/crewing/marineuniversity.html