Ridge soaring preparation course

Pilots wanting a basic awareness of ridge soaring

Price: Members £35, non members: £55


Who is the course for?

  • Pilots wanting a basic awareness of ridge soaring

    Course objectives

    • Learn theory and core skills
    • Practice in simulator
    • If you are keen to fly the simulator at a particular site, please let us know, and we will try to find an instructor who is familiar with ridge soaring at that particular site

    Course content

    • 1 hour ground briefing on ridge soaring theory and flying safely
    • 1 hour in the Mintel Simulator

    Course duration

    • 2 hours


    • 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