BECOME A PARAGLIDER PILOT

Certification Courses & Coaching w/ Professional Instructors

ASC – AUA – USHPA

BASIC PILOT Certification:

Get certified to launch, fly and land a paraglider safely.

The Basic Course will license you as a beginner pilot and certify you to fly on your own! (ASC Basic Pilot / USHPA P2)

This course focuses on safety, providing basic launch, flying and landing skills. We designed this course to teach you tactical situational awareness and aircraft control to keep you safe while you begin your flying career.

Includes:

  • Use of our equipment during training
  • 5x Instructional Tandem Flights 
  • Advanced Kiting tactics & skills
  • 35x solo flights – instructional radio controlled
  • @10hrs+ of air time!
  • JUSTFLY-SVS Flight Park Pass
  • Shuttle rides
  • 15% Student DISCOUNT on Equipment purchase

Students progress thru lower elevation training locations located in the Sequatchie Valley of TN before moving up to the mountin launches @Whitwell & Henson Gap.

Pilots graduate with several radio controlled, mountain, foot launched, solo flights including several flights that connect you with soaring and thermaling conditions; enabling our students to be well on their way to chasing clouds and XC dreams.

Basic Pilot License: $2000

unlimited lessons for 1yr from date of purchase

Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be able to read, speak, and understand English &/or Spanish.
  • Physical fit and capable of preforming athletic movements
  • Pass a knowledge test as well as the practical test
  • A Willingness to commit aviation
  • Certified, Licensed & Insured! … ASC, USHPA, AUA, FEDEVIP,…
  • Professional Instructors w/ YEARS of flying experience.
  • Career Tandem & Instructional staff
  • year round operations
  • Private Flight Park access includes:
    • 3x Mountain launches (2000ft)
    • 2x training hill (400ft)
    • 5x kiting/ground handling location.
  • Students average 10hrs of flying in the 35 solo flights required to certify.
  • USE our equipemnt for training.
  • Free Shuttle rides during training
  • GET video debriefings of training (launches & landings)
  • Massive Student discount on NEW gear purchase

STUDENT PILOT Certification: P1

Get the basic skills to launch, fly and land a paraglider safely.

The P-1 course makes you as a beginner student pilot and requires continued instruction to graduate as a solo pilot.

We will Ground handle the wing and learn kiting skills. Several slope hops and small flights can be made at our training locations and possibly a tandem flight. If all goes well the chance of a solo flight exists.

2 Day Lessons: $700

(2 days course) – focused on basic intro skills.

 

Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be able to read, speak, and understand English &/or Spanish.
  • Physical fit and capable of preforming athletic movements
  • Pass a knowledge test as well as the practical test
  • A Willingness to commit aviation

ADVANCED PILOT SKILLS:

Paragliding cources certifying you for NEXT level flying.

  1. Intermediate P3
  2. Advanced P4
  3. Tandem

Clinics -designed to increase you awareness and situational skills to advance your paragliding experience.

  1. Acro & SIV Training
  2. Cross Country – XC
  3. Race Mentoring
  4. Soaring & Strong Wind launching skills
  5. Thermaling

We custom tailor each student’s experience so that they get the most out of their time with us.

Call Now 423-800-2228

*Advanced Reservations Required