About Director of Education

Grant is the Director of Education for NauticEd International Sailing School. He holds a Masters Degree in Engineering, is a USCG Master Mariner, a pilot and a dad. He has sailed the seven seas and lead dozens of sailing ventures all over the globe from the Caribbean and Mediterranean to the Pacific Islands of New Zealand, Tonga and Tahiti. Grant applies his technology and engineering background to develop the world's most advanced sailing eLearning program coupled with practical sailing schools spanning the globe. NauticEd has helped develop tens of thousands of sailing students in over 90 countries. Join Grants team at Nauticed.org

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Winter Sailing Goals

Although there may be snow on the ground and the sailing season over for many – there’s plenty of sailing to be had this winter. Stuck inside—check off some sailing goals; better yet, head someplace warm to continue your on the water training or take a sailing vacation. Below are some Winter Sailing Goals: 1) […]

NAUTICED FAMILY FRIENDLY FLOTILLA – CROATIA – JUNE 2020

NauticEd is hosting a family friendly flotilla to Central Dalmatia, Croatia in June 2020. Questions?  Want to join?  Contact Lauren@nauticed.org (512) 696-1070. Dates For rental of the entire boat (bareboat or skippered)–You pick:  Either June 20-27, 2020 OR June 27-July 4, 2020 *of course, you’re welcome to join us for 2 weeks too. For cabin […]

NauticEd – FREE Sailing Guide & Itinerary for St Vincent & The Grenadines

Bluefoot Travel is a NauticEd affiliated school and Private Crewed Charter Sailing Vacation couple who provide by-the-cabin or whole-boat sailing experiences up and down the Caribbean. Neil is an accomplished RYA Sailing Instructor. Both Samantha and Neil can provide sailing instruction while underway if you like. But their main focus is to give you a […]

Rubrics Assessment App for Instructors-Assessors

NauticEd has launched a new Rubrics Assessment App for our sailing Instructor-Assessors. The app serves to give NauticEd Instructor-Assessors a free tool to determine the true competency of a student’s on-the-water sailing and boating skills. This App and the associated Rubrics represent a A VERY BIG ADVANCEMENT in sailing training and competence determination worldwide. It […]