Basic paragliding course 2024 – English language
The basic paragliding course offers you the opportunity to become a paraglider pilot. It is nine days of intensive training (boot camp), during which you can acquire the necessary theoretical knowledge (meteorology, aerodynamics, aviation regulations, …) and practical skills necessary for independent flying. The training starts on a training field, then you fly from a big hill with an altitude of about 400m. After successful completion of the course, the participant will receive a personal certificate, on the basis of which you can apply for a pilot’s license of the category Pilot at the Light aircraft association of the Czech Republic.
The courses take place in the beautiful surroundings of the Beskydy Mountains. The base of the course is our PG Hnízdo in Čeladná. The training will take place first on smaller slopes, one of which is in close proximity to the chalet. For flights from the big hill will be used mainly Ondřejník Skalka, Javorový, Velký Javorník and Stranik.
How much is it?
620 EUR (if the full course is paid by 31.12.2023 than discounted pirice is 575 EUR)
The basic language of the training is English, if Czech-speaking participants will also participate, they must be able to understand the lectures in English.
The course price includes
- Rental of complete paragliding equipment (paraglider, seat with reserve parachute, helmet, radio, third party liability insurance)
- Guidance by experienced instructors
- Transportation to flight terrains according to the capacity of the club van
- Club T-shirt
- Educational materials
The course price does not include
- Accomodation at our PG Hnízdo at Čeladné
- 390 Kč double room
- 290 Kč dormitory
- Charges for cable cars or off-club vans
- Fees for the issue of a pilot licence
If you want to see how such a course works, watch the video here…
Please read the full instructions here before applying.
The reservation fee is not 80Kč as it shown in the entry form but 80EUR. Sorry for system mistake.
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