Students are required to hold a valid SAPHA Basic Paragliding Licence. If Paragliding training was not done with Birdmen Paragliding an additional ground control assessment is necessary to ascertain whether the pilots ground handling is off a high standard.If not, a series of ground handling sessions will be conducted.
Instruction is also given by Barry on a Tandem Powered Paraglider. Students must have their own motors and equipment. Barry will gladly assist you in purchasing the correct equipment.
Ground handling is taught at Dolphin Beach, Tableview and students get to fly from Dolphin Beach up and down the coast to Melkbosstrand. All students to be in possession of a cellphone and a valid radio licence. The course is a cross-over from Paragliding to Paramotoring.