The 5 day Beginner P1 course is your introduction to the sport of paragliding.
Your course starts with ground school sessions theory, video and intoduction to equipment progressing to launch practice on flat ground at our purpose-built flight centre.
After basic skill development, instruction moves to the Paraglide Canada training hill. Always radio guided by instructors, you will fly from a low altitude, groomed launch until you feel comfortable enough to progress to higher altitude launches.
By the end of the 5 days you will have good basic, theoretical knowledge and practical paragliding skills. All courses include modern equipment paraglider, back protection harness, reserve parachute and 2-way radio. Comfortable air conditioned transportation to training sites. A launch and landing instructor will be included for up to 10 flights until you know how to land yourself safely.
This course will put you about half way to obtaining your Novice P2 HPAC certification