Pre-expedition preparation

Pilots thinking about going on an expedition to another site who want an initial briefing about the site, the locality and what to expect.

Price: Members £35, non members: £55

Description

Who is the course for?

  • Pilots thinking about going on an expedition to another site, e.g. Denbigh, Sutton Bank, Long Mynd, Aboyne, La Motte
  • Note that this course can be also combined with a ridge soaring or mountain flying course

    Course objectives

    • The courses will only be run by people who have flown at the site in question. Please let us know which site you are interested in and we will see if we can meet your needs.
    • An initial briefing about the site, the locality and what to expect. Note that this does not replace on site briefings or check flights
    • Practice in simulator

    Course content

    • 1 hour ground briefing
    • 1 hour in the Mintel Simulator

    Course duration

    • 2 hours

    Price

    • Members of Cambridge Gliding Centre: £35
    • Members of other BGA Clubs: £55, including daily membership

    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