410X - Chaplain Corps

Designator Description

Advises commander/commanding officer on ethical and religious matters within the command. Develops the spiritually fit sea warrior through the administration of the command religious program by: conducting divine services, administering sacraments/ordinances, performing rites/ceremonies in the manner and form of the Chaplain's own faith, conducting pastoral visitations, providing advisement and instruction pertaining to spiritual fitness for personnel and other faiths.

Voluntary Education

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Collateral Duty / Out of Rate Assignments

Navy collateral duties/out of rate assignments play a vital role in the day-to-day operations and duties that Officers and Enlisted Sailors perform. Certifications and licenses are also available in these collateral duties/out of rate assignments, so please go to the Collateral Duty/Out of Rate Assignments search feature and explore more opportunities to get certified (click "Find" on the side of this page, go to the "Officers Search" section, then use the "- Select Collateral Duty -" drop-down list).