Most certifications of NIWS are mandatory in nature for watersports operation, Pool operations, Water-theme Park operations etc. In the absence of trained and proficient operating personal, it is illegal to organize recreational watersports or operating swimming pool and waterparks.
The swimming pool and water-theme park owners are bound to appoint the personnel trained in Life Saving Techniques (LST). NIWS, being the only Institute of this nature in India, there are plenty of job opportunities to the trainees passing out from it. Many trainees also get attractive overseas offers including from the Middle East countries.

Some of the leading companies where trainees are employed:

  1. Essel World, Mumbai
  2. Jaqbera Watersports, Goa
  3.  Fathima Adventures, Goa
  4.  Aquatic Watersports, Goa
  5.  Water Kingdom, Mumbai
  6.  Lavasa Hill Town, Pune
  7.  Sahara City, Lonavala, Maharashtra
  8.  Nature Trails & Resorts, Thane, Maharashtra
  9.  A.P Tourism Development Corporation
  10.  Bake Tourism Development Authority, Kannur
  11.  Hotel Leela Beach, Goa
  12.  Fort Aguada Beach Resort, Goa
  13.  Cidade de Goa, Goa