Phase 6 - Pre-soaring
22 180 degree terns to a consistent level.
23 Planned approaches - Minimum 4 successful planned flights making
controlled landing within 10m of a target.
Phase 7 - Soaring
24 Soaring flight - Minimum 3 successful
flights using ridge lift to maintain gain height.
25 Top landings - Minimum 4 successful flights.
26 Flying with others.
Phase 8 - Improving skills.
27 Exploring the sped range.
28 Accelerator system
29 Forward launching
30 Reverse launching
31 Weight shift and pitch-roll in turns.
32 Cross wind and slope landings.
Phase 9 - Instability and emergencies
34 Active flying
35 Rapid descent techniques.
36 Dealing with an asymmetric tuck.
Phase 10 Theory lessons and
38 Principles of flight
39 Rules of the air and air law
40 General airmanship knowledge
41 Club pilot theory examination
Final assessment for Club Pilot
42 Declaration by Senior instructor.
You are now free to take to the
sky's and fly unsupervised. You may wish to stay within the school flying in a familiar
and friendly environment on our unique private sites while receiving extra guidance from
us. This can be arranged by joining our exclusive Purple Haze Club.