The NSBC is an authority on creating a safer recreational boating experience, and it can assist boaters through education, outreach and training.
This national nonprofit organization supports Coast Guard Activities, and it can help you prepared for the upcoming boat season.
America's Waterway Watch encourages its participants to report suspicious activity to the Coast Guard or law enforcement. Keep the waterways safe.
USPS is the largest recreational boating organization in the world. Take advantage of online, classroom and hands-on training to improve your boating skills and knowledge.
NOAA uses cutting-edge research and high-tech instrumentation to provide reliable weather information. Use their up-to-date radar and forecasts to plan your trip safely.
NASBLA provides information about the boating programs in each state. Find out about safety education, law enforcement, numbering and titling and much more.
Whether you're new to fishing or a lifelong angler, RBFF-Take Me Fishing has everything you need to enjoy your time fishing on the water.
Find the recrational boaters safety links to useful info on everything from float plans and accident reporting to carbon monoxide detection.
The USCG Auxiliary offers advice on making sure that your life jackets fit, they keep you and your passengers afloat and you properly store them aboard your vessel.
Wearing a life jacket is critical every time you go out on the water. Make a pledge to wear yours, and help to teach others about the importance of wearing it!
BOATERexam.com is a leading provider of online boater education. The online courses allow boaters to obtain a U.S. State Boating License or a Canadian Pleasure Craft Operator Card.
These courses provide instruction to boaters at all levels, from the fundamental to the advanced. Sign up to learn from experienced and knowledgeable instructors.
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Schedule a free vessel safety check with the USCG to make sure you're prepared for the upcoming season. Get ready to safely enjoy the water.
Never put yourself in the position of needing help, without anyone knowing you're in danger or where you are. The Coast Guard gives you everything you need to file a float plan before going out.
Let Discover Boating help you stay on top of motor care, winterization, semi-annual check ups, hurricane preparation and more with their helpful checklists.
Customize a checklist for your boat that helps you make sure you have the proper items and that your boat is working properly before you depart.
Boaters are required to report severe damage and injury on the water, and these forms on USCG can guide you through the process.
Across the nation and the world, boaters are finding the vessels of their dreams at boat shows. Find a show near you with this comprehensive calendar.
The Department of Motor Vehicles contains information of boat registrations in most states are available in one place with links to your state's entity.
With Recalls & Alerts, you can check their list periodically to make sure that your boat and equipment don't have any defects at any time.