The mission of the National Water Safety Congress is to promote and further the cause of water safety throughout the nation by:
Providing professional training and educational seminars.
Providing support to local water safety councils and other organizations that promote water safety.
Publicly acknowledging, through awards and citations, those who have made outstanding contributions in water safety educational efforts or in preventing accidents or loss of life in connection with the use of the nation’s waters.
Developing, publishing and distributing water safety information by providing educational curriculum and materials for youth and families, and other water safety professionals to utilize within their communities.