Do I get any qualifications?

There are a range of badges and licences you can get in gliding

Solo Endorsement – When you complete your first solo flight

Bronze Badge & Cross Country Endorsement – A higher level with exam and the right to fly cross country

Light Aircraft Pilots Licence – A replacement for the Bronze being introduced in 2018

Silver – After flying a 50 km flight

Gold – After flying a 300 km flight