top of page
National On-Water Standards Program Logo

NEW: Click here to see the updated Recreational Boating Skills
American National Standards

Welcome to NOWS

The National Standards for On-Water
Recreational Boating 
Skills Instruction
NOWS Logo. SQUAREjpg.jpg

NOWS are used to teach:

Screen Shot 2019-03-14 at 6.22.47 PM.png
  • Beginner students...

  • Boating skills...
  • On the water.

Ride the NOWS wave. Safer boaters have more fun!

NOWS Benefits?

  • Improve your course quality

  • Better serve your students

  • Attract new customers & grow your business

Team Leader points to our next Destinati

If you have questions about NOWS, you'll likely find the answers here. If not, let us know and we will get the answers to you!

What new customers look for!

This checklist is being provided to people interested in choosing a boating safety course.  It provides them with criteria to use when making a decision about attending a course.

Three shot photo.png

Sign up for the NOWS Mailing List and never miss an update!

National On-Water Standards Program Logo

Contact NOWS

  • facebook
  • instagram
  • twitter

Your details were sent successfully!

Thank you for taking part in creating the future of recreational boating safety education across the nation!

bottom of page