National Boating Education Standards

Updated information regarding the status of revisions to national boating education standards is posted on the EZ-ESP webtool.

Approved by the Education Standards Panel:

ANSI/NASBLA 103-2016: Basic Boating Knowledge - Power
- This is the American National Standard, effective Jan. 1, 2016.

NASBLA 103-2015: Basic Boating Knowledge - Power - This is the 2015 version previously in effect.

NASBLA Paddlesports Standard - 2009 - This standard, effective Jan. 1, 2009, remains in effect until the draft revision is finalized. 

ANSI/NASBLA 102-2017 Basic Boating Knowledge – Sailing