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     Novice Challenge

Your Novice Challenge Course 

  • This course is designed for existing experienced pilots that do not have a current HPAC rating.

  • Student must pass a pre-assessment test conducted by our instructors.​

  • A 3-day intensive Novice Flight Training Course. 

  • Ground school, Novice pilot written test, ground handling test at the airfield in 1 day.

  • Hill launch technique, flight maneuvers skill and safe landing test at an intermediate site on 2 flyable* days.

  • Student must fly with his/her own paragliding equipment that is approved by our instructor

  • Be at least 18 years of age or have a signature of Parent or guardian.

  • Have signed an Air Vision Adventures School training waiver form.

  • Be able to read, speak, and understand the English language.

  • Be of reasonably good health that will allow moderate physical activity and allow the wearing of a helmet and paragliding harness.

  • Provide photographic /video/eyewitness proof of having done at least 25 flights.

  • Demonstrate good judgment of the selected flying site and weather conditions.

  • Completed the required HPAC Beginner practical "witnessed tasks".

  • Complete the HPAC written Novice test.

  • Complete the HPAC Novice practical "witnessed tasks".


  • $899.00 plus taxes

  • Paragliding trips and travel costs are not included in this course fee.

Additional Info
  • Flyable* - Our instructor approves the weather and wind condition at a paragliding site to be suitable for students to take off, glide and land safely.

  • Students may reschedule for the next available training day should cancellation occur due to weather.

  • Please make your own transportation arrangement.

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