Full International Certified Paragliding Courses
If you want to become a Paraglider Pilot and fly by yourself, a local or internationally recognized paraglider license through a recognized instructor such as us is a world wide legal requirement. All you need to do is register with us and schedule to set aside Minimum of 14 days for the full course. We teach all year round individual and group based. You do not need you use your own equipment and can learn on high quality equipment dedicated for student pilots. Of course if you purchase equipment for the course there is a reduction in price.
As approved and accredited instructors we provide the paragliding school Syllabus and student certified equipment to do the required Training and Tuition, 40 flights, (5 flight hours and many more teaching and classroom training. Through gradual training we build up from learning to handle the paraglider on flat grassy parks, to launching on low grassy hillsides, fly small little bunny hop flights on low soft dunes or ridges to progressively higher flights inclusive of thermals and understanding air flow over ridges and terrain, wind conditions etc, are taught by most experienced and patient instructors
This education and certification will enable you flying very special places on blue planet earth, confidently, with this magical masterpiece consisting of the best, latest, strongest materials modern science brings as quality controlled and tested by international certification authorities.We also teach you and developing your groundhandling skills and mastering the art of controlled launching your Paraglider, Flying, thermalling, weather, site assessment, and many more intermediate and advanced skills.
At the end of your course, and after successful written examination with test flights a National Paraglider Pilots license is given (Optional international pilots proficiency licence (IPPI)), to fly anywhere in the world. Once certified and with experience you can become skilled utilizing every opportunity effectively for flying any flying site worldwide
You do not need you use your own equipment and can learn on high quality equipment dedicated for student pilots. Of course if you purchase equipment for the course there is a reduction in price..
Schedules Courses Tandem and Courses are run all the time but primaraly in the following countries, locations and dates on an annual basis.
* Manila, October
* Italy June/July/August
* Bali (March/August/ September)
* South Africa (November/December/January)
Course Budget Cost Estimate
Please enquire as courses are structured individual or groups to suit availability, location, season etc. for Budget for full course, 40 flights, exam and multiple theory and practical lessons may be inclusive of a tandem flight instructional flight : Pricing is dependent on location and your availability. Please Enquire Direct.
The costs range on depending on your location, availablilaty, duration and weather you are using your own or school equipment.
Typical Student Paragliding Licence packages as a rough guide start at
* Introduction Solo Paragliding Course ~ R 2,400 / ~Euro 240 / ~$ 300
* Full Paragliding Course ~ R 8,000-16,000 / ~ Euro 800-1,800 / ~ $1,200-2,400.00
* Equipment Specials (Paraglider + Harness + Reserve) From : Euro 2,794.00 / $ 3,632.00 / ZAR 23,696
* Introduction to Paragliding – Tandem Flight ~ R 450-1,250 / Euro ~95-125 / ~$125-185 -Short Flight * Long Flight Euro 185(~30Min) Cross Country Flight Euro 400(~4 Hrs). Photos/ Video incl.
Equipment Cost Estimate Budget
For your buget in addition to the above before, during or after the training you would want to own a paraglider, seat harness and related equipment being second hand or new equipment. For brand new Paragliding equipment budget if you want to buy your own and not use the schools equipment we can advise to to the best products as we are regional agents of various brands, though we recommend the best with a lower cost alternative or quality secondhand gear.
New quality equipment are priced based on the performance, type, purpose, size and quality or budged brand and as a rough guide are in the reagion of :
You do not need you use your own equipment and can learn on high quality equipment dedicated for student pilots. Of course if you purchase equipment for the course there is a reduction in price.
* Glider : ~ R 18,-30,000.00 / ~ Euro 1,800-3,000 / ~ $ 2-3,500.00
* Harness ~ R 3-8,000 / ~Euro 300-8,000 / ~ $ 400-1,000.00
* Reserve ~ R 5,000 / ~ Euro 500 / ~ $ 600
Please Enquire Direct for Specials
Advanced Ground Handling – Beach & Dune Paraglider Flying