The discover paragliding course is designed to show you what paragliding is all about, without having to commit to a full paragliding license. You will learn the basics of paragliding in ground school and then progress to doing your first solo flights. By enrolling in this course you will be registered as a student with SAHPA, which will be valid for 6 months to complete the requirements in order to get a license after the Basic license course.
2-3 flying days
Ground School session
10 Solo flights under instruction
2 Instructional tandem flights
6-month SAHPA Student membership
SAHPA training manual and information pack
Paragliding-The beginners guide book
Discover paragliding online module
Theory briefings during practical training
Paraglide Africa drawstring bag and stickers
Perform 10 x solo flights using the forward launch method
Demonstrate good layout, pre-flight checks, and 5 point checks.
Demonstrate 90 and 180-degree turn under instruction