Basic- and Discover Pilot combo
Basic- and Discover Pilot combo
Basic- and Discover Pilot combo
Basic- and Discover Pilot combo
Basic- and Discover Pilot combo
Basic- and Discover Pilot combo
Basic- and Discover Pilot combo
Basic- and Discover Pilot combo
Basic- and Discover Pilot combo

Basic- and Discover Pilot combo

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SAHPA license

The Basic pilot course is a follow-up on the Discover paragliding course that forms part of the SACAA requirements in order to obtain your basic pilot's license (IPPI 4 international proficiency). You will learn basic flying techniques and maneuvers, with in-depth online theory classes and assessments. This will prepare you for your SAHPA open book exam with a minimum 85% pass rate.  After completing this course, you can apply for your paragliding license and fly without instructor supervision after receiving your license. 

Duration:  5-6 Flying days

Included

  • Equipment Rental
  • Ground school session
  • 20 Instructional solo flights 
  • 3 Instructional tandem flights
  • Minimum 4 hours airtime
  • Multimedia Footage
  • Basic pilot online training module
  • Theory briefings during practical training
  • 1 Dinner on us 
  • License application
  • IPPI 4 card for international applicants

Practical

  • Minimum 4hours accumulated airtime
  • 1 x 20min total flight duration
  • 2 x 10min thermic flights 
  • Thermalling with consecutive 360 degree turns
  • Flying with other pilots
  • Demonstrate unassisted reverse launching
  • Rear riser steering and landing
  • Using the speed system in flight
  • Using big ears and the speed system
  • 3 Landings in a 50m diameter circle
  • Demonstrate good ground control
  • Demonstrate good landing approach and landing technique
  • Demonstrate assessing weather conditions for safe takeoff
  • Demonstrated the parachute-landing roll technique

Theory

  • Aerodynamics
  • Weather
  • Flight Management
  • Risk management
  • Aero Medical
  • Legal
  • Pass open book SAHPA exam

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