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Trait: Efficient Captain

Efficient Captain is a player character space trait.

Are you looking for the bridge officer or duty officer version of this trait?

Basic information[]

  • Game description: Space Trait. Provides a bonus to Warp Core Efficiency skill, improving all power levels (Weapon, Shield, Engine and Auxiliary) of your ship when your power is low. This bonus starts at +0 at 75 power, and scales up as your power setting is lowered.
  • Species that can have the trait: Alien, Benzite, Bolian, Lethean, Jem'Hadar, Jem'Hadar Vanguard

Note: Low is taken to mean when power levels are below 75. See Skill: Warp Core Efficiency for more information.

Detailed information[]

Normal setting:

  • +0.5 Weapon Power Setting
  • +0.75 Shield Power Setting
  • +0.75 Engine Power Setting
  • +3 Auxiliary Power Setting

Saurian setting (Trait "Efficient"):

  • +7.5 Starship Warp Core Efficiency (Improves Power Levels when Low)


  • Liberated Borg have the effect of this trait built into their species trait.