The Boat Operations and Training (BOAT) Program was established by NASBLA and through the efforts of its interagency “Council of Partners.” The BOAT program is accepted by the U.S. Coast Guard as the national standard of training and certification.
The National Boating Education Standards, are intended to prescribe the minimum body of knowledge to effect safe, legal, and enjoyable recreational boating and to serve as a basis for boating education courses approved by NASBLA and recognized by the U.S. Coast Guard.
NASBLA BOAT Program Recognizes Instructor of the Year
2017 Instructor of the Year Award
The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators recognizes the 2017 BOAT Program Instructor ...
Program Manager named for On-Water Boating Skills Verified Course Program
12/5/17 (Lexington, Ky.) – Mark Chanski has been named the Program Manager for the On-Water Boating Skills Verified Course ...
FEMA releases new NIMS Position Qualifications and Resource Typing Definitions
FE MA announced yesterday improvements to the Resource Management component of the National Incident Management System ...
NASBLA reviews boating courses to determine if a course meets an indicated National Boating Education Standard.
NASBLA offers more than a dozen courses from Basic Crew Member to Pursuit and Stop to provide a variety of training options for marine law enforcement officers and first responders.
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