Nationally Recognized On The Water Sailing Endorsement Course

NauticEd takes the lead in sailing education and training in the United States NauticEd is the first United States based sailing body offering a course which is third-party verified as complying with the On-Water Recreational Boating Skills Standard – SAIL, the newly released 2017 American National Standard for on-water instruction in entry-level recreational sailboat operation. OFFICIALLY […]

2018 July Italian Flotilla

NauticEd is Hosting an Italian Flotilla in July 2018 Also, see an awesome Amalfi  trip  video from one of our students, Galen, at the bottom of the page. THE BASICS When: July 14-21, 2018 Who: NauticEd is a premier sailing education and certification company. Grant Headifen is the Global Director of Education and will be […]

Lines of Position

Lines of Position – Problem You take the following bearings using a hand bearing compass. From the image below, identify the lighthouse, the marina, the monument and the boat. For this exercise assume zero variation (angle difference between magnetic north and true north). This is an exercise presented in the NauticEd Coastal Navigation course.  The […]

Sailing in St Vincent and the Grenedines and Grenada

The Grenadines are the beautiful islands in between Saint Vincent and Grenada.   They make up part of the island of St Vincent and the Grenadines and the islands north of Grenada although neither the island of St Vincent or Grenada are part of the Grenadine islands. The terminology can be confusing because from a national naming perspective, […]