Captain Remy Champt Resume

Remy Champt
907 Webster Street
Traverse City, MI 49686
Tel. 231-929-1817


Sea Service Resume:

I have more than thirty years of seagoing experience, twenty years as a licensed US Merchant Marine Officer and five years as a Licensed Belgian Merchant Marine Officer. I Have sailed in many capacities from Able Seamen to Master, also Assistant Engineer, many ratings in the engine room, also Chief Pumpman and Tankerman . I have a broad experience in operating a wide variety of vessels from Europe and the United States. I also have an extensive experience sailing traditional sailing vessels.

Licenses & Certificates:

USCG -Master 100 Gross Tons sail endorsement
USCG-Mate of Steam or Motor Vessels of 1600 Gross Tons (3000 ITC).
USCG -Designated Duty Engineer steam, gas turbine and motor 4000 hp.
Belgian Merchant Marine -Matros (AB) certificate, Pool des Marins, Marine Marchande, Antwerp, Belgium.
Belgian Merchant Marine -Assistant Engineer Certificate from Ecole Superieur Maritime, Antwerp, Belgium.
Marine Refrigeration Engineer Certificate, Harry Lundeberg School of Seamanship, Piney Point, Maryland, USA.
Radar Observer Unlimited - Great Lakes Maritime Academy, Traverse City, Michigan, USA.
Basic and Advanced Marine Firefighting training - MARAD, Toledo, Ohio, USA.
STCW95 - Maritime School of the West Indies, Sint Maarten, Netherlands Antilles.

Maritime Experience:

Sailed deep sea for the Belgian Merchant Marine as Matros(AB) and Assistant Engineer (1966 to 1976).
Sailed on the Great Lakes for the Seafarer International Union as AB/Wheelsman and QMED (1989 to 1996).
Currently serving as Captain aboard the 80 foot, Schooner, Inland Seas. 
Prior to joining Inland Seas, I served as Master or Mate aboard numerous vessels, including M/V Verendrye (300-tons), Barquentine Leeuwin, Schooner Madeline, Schooner Appledore IV.
Along the way, I also helped develop sail training programs for Ship operators.
I am part of the crew of the Great Lakes Maritime Academy Training Ship "State of Michigan".
I also occasionally do shipyard deliveries for Manitowoc Marine Group, Marinette, Wisconsin (Staten Island Ferries). And relief work for Discovery World in Milwaukee, as Captain of the 3 masted Schooner Dennis Sullivan


International Ship Masters' Association, lodge 23, active member.

Trilingual in French, Dutch, English. Non-Smoker.

Reference available upon request.