Elementary Course: 4 days

In this course you can find out, how beautiful and amazing flying can be. You will learn how to launch, fly and land the paraglider safely and experience the feeling of loosing the ground under your feet and just glide in the air.
We recommend this course to everyone, who would like to learn paragliding but isn't quite sure yet if he also wants to make high-altitude flights.

Course Content

  • Learning to launch the glider, video analysis
  • Flight training at the training slope with radio guidance
  • Theory lessons in accordance with the Austrian School Confirmation in flight practice, meteorology, air law and flight technique

Course Duration

4 Days, please also pay attention to our information sheet.

Hint

If you find out that you enjoy flying, you can easily go on with high-altitude flights and continue with the paragliding pilot training.

Price

€ 470 exclusive accomodation
€ 410 for appprentices and students up to 25 years

€ 37 Insurance

Services

  • 4 Days Elementary Course including complete paragliding equipment
  • Liability insurance
  • Training certificate
  • Radio-based guidance and video analysis
  • Learning materials (also available in english)
  • easy possibility to continue with the next course: High-Altitude Flights
  • reservation of accomodation during the course, if desired

Accomodation

We'd be pleased to book a room for you. Together with your Elementary Course you can book a room or appartement in the following accomodations:
In Ramsau:
Schlapferhof: Per person and night in a double room with breakfast from 20 € up
Sport Steiner:  Per person and night in a double room with breakfast from 38 € up
Alpenperle:  Per person and night in a double room with breakfast from 44 € up
Hotel Stierer:  Per person and night in a double room with breakfast from 45 € up
Hotel Berghof:  Per person and night in a double room with breakfast from 77 € up
In Murtal:
Gästehaus Mandl:  Per person and night in a double room with breakfast from 28 € up

Please have a look at Course Dates

High-Altitude Flights after the Elementary Course

After the 4-Days Elementary Course you can make 5 high-altitude flights to get the Austrian School Confirmation.

Course Content: 5 high-altitude flights

  • Briefing with detailed informations about the flight area
  • First high-altitude flight between 300 and 650 m of height difference (depending on the area)
  • Supervision by flight instructors at take-off and landing area
  • Radio-based guidance
  • 4 high-altitude flights more with 300m to 1100m of height difference and the following exercises: flight planning, launching, curves, landing techniques, landing

Course Duration

2-3 days depending on weather conditions.

Dates

In our week-long courses (July/August) directly after the 4-days Elementary Course, in the weekend courses usually on the next weekend.

Course Objectives

  • The Austrian School Confirmation

Price

€ 190
€ 170 youth rate up to 25 years

Services

  • 5 high-altitude flights including complete flight equipment
  • Liability insurance
  • Supervision at take-off and landing area
  • Radio guidance
  • Austrian School Confirmation
  • Easy possibility to continue your pilot training if you enjoy flying - next step: Club Pilot Tuition

Booking only on-site after completing the 4-days Elementary Course