United States Navy Craftmaster Insignia
Criteria: The Craftmaster insignia is an insignia of the United States Navy which is awarded to those personnel who have qualified as underway boat captains of U.S. Navy small vessels and support craft. Such boat commands which would qualify a service member for the Craftmaster badge include tugboats, dredges, and scows.
The Craftmaster Badge is mainly awarded to Navy senior enlisted personnel in the Chief Petty Officer ranks. It is also a common award to those who are qualified as harbor pilots. The Craftmaster Badge is not presented to those have qualified to serve on board navy coastal warfare boats, as such personnel receive the Small Craft Pin and the Combatant Craft Crewman Badge.
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