Working tirelessly to advance the interests of professional boat captains of America. The Professional Captains Association has the watch so you can stay focused on what you do best - running your vessel.
You will receive access to our professional development mentorship program.
From access to legal advice and legal forms and contracts, we can facilitate in helping you find the resources and make the contacts to succeed as a Captain and as a small business owner on the water.
We have your back. Professional Captains are the unsung heroes of American commerce. We will be your voice so you can stay focused on staying safe!
What We Do For You
From the Jones Act to Workman's Compensation, we will watch regulations for you, so you don't have to.
Representation for USCG accident investigations and counsel referrals when needed.
Access to 24-7/365 access to maritime legal counsel to help you when you need legal advice and guidance.
The bigger your net, the more fish you catch. Network with other like-minded professional captains and employers through PCA events, and web-based communication tools.
Consulting sessions with captains who can offer career advice and provide the tips you need to succeed.
Our membership include discounts on
Financial Planning/ Budgeting
Our financial planning partners know the ins and outs of being a boat captain. We will work with you to plan your financial future.
Legal and Professional Services
Assistance with captains or crew contracts, delivery contracts, budget spreadsheets, resumes (infographic and traditional), passage plans, releases, and form and claim letters.
Once you sign up, you have access to purchase gear at discounted prices to show your PCA pride!
Need a website or social media promotion? We can help develop a site for you that puts you on the map.
you'll get access to:
Watchdog Work & Advocacy
Discounted Gear and Apparel
Job Board Access & Post a Resume
24-7/365 Access to Maritime Legal Counsel
Professional Development Mentorship Program
Contracts, Charter agreement, and Freelance Guidance