Board of Pilot Commissioners
Definition of Occupation and Class Codes
SP – A "state pilot" means any person licensed to navigate all classes of vessels within the channels, waters, harbors, and ports in the State of Florida. A "state pilot" has completed 2 years of deputy pilot service.
DP – A "deputy pilot" means any person authorized by the State of Florida to pilot vessels within the limits and specifications established by the licensed state pilots at the port where the deputy is appointed to serve.