Cloud flying refresher course

Pilots who want to renew their BGA Cloud Flying Endorsement, which expires after 5 years

Price: Members £95*, non members: £120*

Description

Who is the course for?

  • Pilots who want to revalidate their BGA Cloud Flying Endorsement, which expires after 5 years
  • Pilots who want to refresh their cloud flying skills before going on a wave expedition, in case they may need to descend through cloud

Course objectives

  • To revalidate a pilot’s BGA Cloud Flying Endorsement

Course content

  • Briefings on:-
    • control of glider when entering cloud, manoeuvring whilst in cloud and exit from cloud
    • control during recovering from unusual attitudes and emergency exit from cloud
    • communications with other aircraft when cloud flying
  • 1 hour in the motor glider

Course duration

  • Half a day

Price

  • Members of Cambridge Gliding Centre: £95*
  • Members of other BGA Clubs: £120*, including daily membership

* When more flights are required to achieve the necessary level of proficiency, then the additional hours in the motor glider are charged at normal members’ rates discounted by 10%

Due to coronavirus, we are not yet taking firm bookings for this course. If you are interested in any of our pilot training & development courses, please complete the advanced booking form here