Every character must have a profession, and they may take on as many professions as their skill points allow. This allows the player to mix and match different professions in order to create a template.
There are seven Basic Professions. You must choose one of these professions to start with:
Note: When you first create your character on Restoration III, they will have the novice skill box in each of these professions.
Mastering part of or all of the skill trees associated with these professions will open up Elite Professions. The Elite professions are as follows:
- Elite Artisan
- Droid Engineer
- Elite Brawler
- Teras Kasi Artist
- Elite Entertainer
- Image Designer
- Elite Marksman
- Elite Medic
- Elite Scout
- Hybrid Professions
- Bio-Engineer (Medic & Scout)
- Bounty Hunter (Marksman & Scout)
- Combat Medic (Marksman & Medic)
- Commando (Marksman & Brawler)
- Smuggler (Marksman & Brawler)
- Squad Leader (Marksman & Scout)
The player may also choose to learn a secondary profession. There are four Secondary Professions. These professions do NOT cost skill points, unlike basic and elite professions.
- Alliance Pilot
- Imperial Pilot
- Freelance Pilot