Mission: The national water safety congress is committed to continuing their leadership role in advancing the promotion of education for the safety of recreational water activities throughout the united states, and internationally, by addressing water related recreation accidents and drowning throughout the nation to accomplish this, the congress will provide meaningful water safety training and education seminars, through the creation of educational, hands-on programs and providing materials and curriculum to train the trainers and other water safety professionals throughout the country establish and support local water safety councils and organizations, providing them with the latest educational materials for their regions. Award publicly those who have made outstanding contributions in water safety educational efforts or in preventing accidents or loss of life develop, publish and distribute the most current and proven effective water safety information, including providing hands-on educatio
Programs: Boating safety is promoted by supporting the national recreation boating safety strategic plan of the us coast guard. Funds received from uscg grants were used to support local boating water safety programs and provide equipment and educational materials for youth, family and community boating and ater safety programs nationwide.
We are a huge fan of the National Water Safety Congress. The awards program is vital to recognizing those who campaign for water safety-is a must for all water way users and the IBWSS is a think tank of talent, thank you NSWC!