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Between the Waves Podcast The PLAN, Episode 19 *This is a transcript of the "The PLAN" episode of NASBLA's Podcast, Between the Waves, from April 26, 2021. Introduction: Hey, we've got a problem ...
Wisconsin names new Boating Law Administrator The  National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) is excited to welcome Lieutenant Darren Kuhn, the new Boating Law Administrator ...
ODNR Officer’s Warning Credited with Saving Kayaker’s Life ODNR urges people to wear a life jacket and exercise caution around lakes and streams [COLUMBUS, OH] – A morning safety ...
Maine names new Boating Law Administrator The  National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) welcomes Lieutenant Jason Luce, the new Boating Law Administrator (BLA) for the ...
Pennsylvania names new Boating Law Administrator The   National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA)   is pleased to welcome back Laurel Anders, the new Boating Law Administrator ...
Certified Marine Technicians Increase Exponentially with Online Learning On the anniversary of its first online certification course, ABYC reports over 1,000 new certified marine technicians. ...
Between the Waves Podcast Golden Nuggets of the National Defense Bill of 2021, Episode 18 *This is a transcript of the " Golden Nuggets of the National Defense Bill of 2021 " episode of NASBLA's Podcast, ...
ABYC Foundation Announces Virtual Educator Training Conference, Training the Trainers of the Future Marine Workforce [ANNAPOLIS, MD] – The American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC) Foundation announced ...
Basic Boating Knowledge Standards - Public Review Period Open Through March 1, 2021 National Boating Education Standards Panel Chair Amanda Perez announces the opening of a third Public Review period ...
Between the Waves Podcast Oxygen - The Wonder Drug, Episode 17 *This is a transcript of the "Oxygen - The Wonder Drug" episode of NASBLA's Podcast, Between the Waves, from January 25, 2021.  ...
Let’s Talk Fireboats By Captain Pete Louzao As you may know, in 2020, the maritime environment has seen an increase in marine-related recreational and commercial mishaps. What do we do? Just what ...
NASBLA releases its 2020 Annual Report The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) , a national nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization that works to develop public policy for recreational ...
January 14, 2021 Colonel Chad Jones Law Enforcement Division Texas Parks and Wildlife Department 4200 Smith School Road Austin TX 78744 Dear Col. Jones, On behalf of the membership of the National Association ...
NASBLA recognizes the winner of the 2020 Dr. L. Daniel Maxim Award for Distinguished Service *This is a transcript of the “ Pete Chisholm recognized as the winner of the 2020 Dr. L Daniel Maxim Award ...
Alex Otte named MADD National President The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) is excited to announce that effective Jan. 1, 2021, Alex Otte was promoted to the National ...
Texas Parks and Wildlife Boater Education Moves to Law Enforcement, Kim Sorensen Hired as New Manager AUSTIN, TX – When long-time Boater Education Manager Tim Spice hung up his sun-shading hat ...
New Year Sale: 50% off Certified Recreational Boating Professional application fee To kick off 2021, NASBLA is offering a 50% discount on all   Certified Recreational Boating Professional (CRBP) ...
Cpl. Stacey Mosher recognized as the 2020 NASBLA Boating Safety Award Winner *This is a transcript of the "NASBLA recognizes the 2020 Boating Safety Award winner " video from the virtual recognition ...
LT Derek Wallin Honored with NASBLA Chair Award On December 15, 2020, in Washington D.C., National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) Chair Cody Jones presented its premiere Chair ...
Cold Weather Boating Safety Tips Sea Tow Foundation’s Reminder to Boaters During Colder Months SOUTHOLD, N.Y. – Did you know that your chances of dying from going overboard are five times greater ...